Brig.-Gen. Suleiman Kazaure, the Director-General, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has warned corps members against electoral offences as 2019 general elections approach.
The NYSC boss gave the warning during inspection visit to the 2018 Batch ‘C’ stream II orientation course at Kusalla in Karaye Local Government Area of Kano state.
Kazaure was represented by the Scheme Director of Community Development Services (CDS) and special projects Mr Yusuf Steve.
According to him, the electoral act has provided serious punishment for any of its officials or ad-hoc staff caught violating it.
He said it became necessary, therefore, for the corps members to avoid acts capable of tarnishing their image, the scheme and eschew being used negatively by politicians during the 2019 general elections.