The Director General of the National Youth Service Corps, Brigadier General Johnson Olawumi, unveiled the scheme mobile application in Abuja.
NYSC mobile application is aimed for serving corps members and help them to communicate and also access online content of the scheme.
According to Brig. Gen. Olawumi, below are the features of the app:
- It will serve as a tool for information dissemination that will fast track easy link between the scheme and its publics.
It will enable corps members communicate amongst themselves and officers of the scheme using their mobile phones.
- Corps members would be able to access their posting online.
- It contains information such as the service guide, Bye laws, Security tips, health tips, distress issues, chatting platform, language lessons, and service news amongst others.
- It will offer the staff of the scheme the platform for adequate monitoring and feedback on any issue raised by corps members.
Very soon, the app will be made available in the online stores of Google and Blackberry for corps members to download into their phones and tablets.