A National Youth Corp member who goes by the name Bomoi Suleiman Yusuf was killed in a cross fire by kidnappers after the abduction of some Corps Members travelling from Osun State.
It was said that 17 Corps Members that completed the 2020 Batch Batch “B” Stream 1B Orientation programme at the NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Ede, Osun State, on Tuesday, 22nd December, 2020 boarded vehicles heading towards the northern part of the country.
Unfortunately, along Jere-Abuja Expressway, they were accosted by a gang of armed robbers whose sporadic gun shots unfortunately killed Corps Member Bomoi Suleiman Yusuf.
Meanwhile, it was reported that 16 other Corps Members were abducted.
The incident is seen as the darkest moment in the life of the Scheme. The NYSC Management in a statement conveyed their deepest condolences to the family of Late Corps Member Yusuf and prays God to grant them the fortitude to bear the painful loss.