The Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria has conferred honourary membership award on the NYSC Director General, Brigadier General Muhammad Kaku Fadah for his leadership qualities.
NYSC Spokesperson, Eddy Megwa disclosed this in a statement issued on Thursday, October 27, 2022.
Megwa informed that the National President of the Institute, Mr Evaristus Uzamere during the conferment, commended the Director General for his impeccable administrative style since he assumed duty as the 19th Director General of NYSC.
He also requested for synergy with the National Youth Service Corps, adding that there was the need to ensure safety precautions in all NYSC Orientation Camps.
He added that the Act establishing the institute would be adhered to, in order to avoid quacks from impersonation.
“We want to collaborate with the National Youth Service Corps to ensure that the safety standard in Orientation Camps is improved” he said.
Evaristus added that the Act establishing the institute empower it to collaborate with relevant government agencies to set standard of practice and determine the knowledge and skills to be acquired by persons seeking to register and practice as safety professionals and to improve on such standard from time to time.
In his response, the NYSC Director General, Brigadier General Muhammad Kaku Fadah expressed the readiness of the Scheme for the partnership.
He equally commended the institute for the honourary award conferred on him.