As the 2016 Batch B, National Youth Service Corps, NYSC (Stream One) Corps members passed out on Thursday, Oyo State NYSC Coordinator said no than 72 children were born to members who served in the state.
The Coordinator, Ifeoma Anidobi, noted that the state also recorded 20 marriages by the corps members.
She said out of a total of 3,406 corps members passing out in the state, three deaths were recorded.
“The 3,406 ‘corpers’ consist of 1,504 males and 1,902 females, out of which three members received state’s awards, while one received the chairman’s award.
“Again, 38 received commendation letters, while 28 had disciplinary cases.
“Those with disciplinary cases are to undergo extension of service, ranging from two weeks to four months,” Ms. Anidobi said.
The Batch B (Stream One) corps members were in the orientation camp between November 24 and December 14, 2016, she added