NYSC Allowance; the Federal Government has increased the monthly allowance of members of the NYSC to N30000 as minimum wage.
National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) now get N30000 as their monthly allowe.
Increase in minimum wage as well increase the NYSC allowance but negotiations are not yet concluded, meanwhile Nigeria Finance Minister, Mrs. Zaniab Ahmed said, “total sum of N649.434 billion was verified by the ministry as the outstanding balance to be refunded to the state government during press conference on Thursday in Abuja.”
She added that, ” The other aspect that should be clear is that there is an increase for the NYSC as well because NYSC,by its Act, is designed that they earn the minimum wage.”
So, NYSC allowance has increase to N30000 due to increase in the minimum wage.