The National Youth Service Corps NYSC has donated the sum of Three Million Five Hundred Thousand naira to a Corps member identified as Ogunpaimo Kehinde, to enable her undergo a heart surgery.
Kehinde, who is a serving corps member in Lagos State, and has been living on strong survival drugs for some time now, is due for surgery soon.
Moved by the lady’s condition, the NYSC Lagos State Coordinator, Prince Mohammed Momoh, presented her case to the National Directorate Headquarters of the Scheme.
Following the approval of the Director-General, Brigadier General Sulaiman Kazaure, the cheque of N3.5m was given to her by Momoh in his office.
The Coordinator said the gesture was an illustration of Management’s concern for the welfare of Corps members. He wished Kehinde a successful surgery and quick recovery.
Receiving the cheque, Kehinde thanked the scheme for the assistance and appreciated the Coordinator for his role in bringing succour to her.