The National Youths Service Corp(NYSC) has sacked two of her members of 2019 Batch C Stream 1 for refusing to wear trousers in camp, Oceanicnews reports.
Addressing newsmen in Abakiliki, Ngozi Ukwuoma the Spokesman of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in the state, gave the names of the two Corps Members as Okafor Love Obianuju with registration number EB/19C/0523 and Odji Oritsetsolaye (EB/19C/0530).
According to her, Mrs Isu Josephine the camp director saw them putting on skirt and T-shirt during her routine morning inspection and her team during her routine morning inspection.
“When they were accosted and interrogated, they disclosed that they could not wear the white shorts and the trousers given to them by the NYSC since it was against their faith.”
“Efforts were however made by the office of the Camp Director to make them see reason why they must obey the rules and regulations guiding the orientation and NYSC, but all efforts to do that proved futile,” the statement said
“The Corps Members were queried and subsequently made to face the camp court, where they were found guilty, having made it categorically clear that they were ready to bear the consequences of their actions,” she said.
“They were dekitted in the presence of security agents, who also escorted them to the gate as they left the camp,” the Spokesman added.