It is good news for corps members of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC has they have been enrolled into the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS).
The National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) was setup by the Federal Government to enable Nigerian have access to cheaper health care.
The enrollement of corps members into this scheme was made known by the Director General of the NYSC, Suleman Kazaure, while addressing journalists shortly after the opening of the 2018 NYSC annual management conference held in Akure, Ondo State on Tuesday.
Suleman Kazaure said NYSC had established partnership with consultants from the Federal Ministry of Health to ensure the corps members key into the scheme.
The NYSC Director-General also explained that the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) will now afford the corps members access to quality healthcare service.
He said: “The Federal Government has approved the enrolment of all NYSC members into the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) and I can tell you that we are good to go.
“We are already into a collaboration with the Federal Ministry of Health to ensure good medical services for all corps members and we have consultants from Federal Medical Centres in each of our orientation camps.”