2023 Batch ‘A’ Stream I Orientation Course

The NYSC 2023 Batch ‘A’ Stream I Course is scheduled to hold in all NYSC Orientation Camps as follows:

(a) Commencement/Registration: Wednesday 25th January, 2023
(b) Cut-off date for Registration: Thursday 26th January, 2023
(c) Swearing-In Ceremony: Friday 27th January, 2023
(d) Closing Ceremony: Tuesday, 14th February, 2023

  • All Prospective Corps Members must present themselves for COVID-19 test or present evidence of full vaccination at the camp before registration.
  • Prospective Corps Members are to fill COVID-19 Rapid Diagnostic Test (RDT) self-reprinting form and print verification slip to be presented in camp for COVID-19 test.
  • All prospective Corps Members slated for the 2023 Batch ‘A’ Stream I Orientation Course are advised to proceed to their respective camps as stated on their Call-up Letters. Foreign-trained graduates are to report to the camp with their International Passports and original copies of all uploaded documents.
  • Prospective Corps Members are strongly advised not to embark on night journey to the Orientation Camps in order not to endanger themselves. They are also advised to break their journey if it is going beyond 6:00pm and pass the night in military or police barracks, NYSC Secretariats, Corps Lodges and other safe places. PCMs should diligently read the Call-up letters as they contain all relevant information and guidelines.
  • Parents and Guardians are enjoined to warn their wards to be security conscious and not board vehicles by the roadside or vehicles unregistered with the NURTW while travelling to Camp. They are advised to use only government approved motor parks in order not to fall prey to criminals. They should equally be admonished on the dangers of travelling at night.
  • We wish to inform Nigerians that all COVID-19 safety protocols will be strictly adhered to in the Orientation Camps. We have partnered the NCDC and State Health Officials to ensure COVID-19 free Orientation Camps. Liaison with security agencies is also on-going to ensure the safety of all Corps Members. Enquiries where in doubt should be made and NYSC will readily provide information.
  • National Diploma (ND) Certificate will be presented in addition to other relevant documents by Prospective Corps Members of Mono/Polytechnics as pre-condition for registration at the Orientation Camps nationwide.
  • Prospective Corps Members are strongly advised not to present any fake document for registration at the Orientation Camp. Management has put in place adequate machineries to clampdown and prosecute anyone caught.
  • In the event of any loss of Call-up Letter, the prospective Corps Member who collected the Call-up letter from his/her institution is advised to obtain Police Report and Sworn Affidavit and thereafter report to the institution of graduation for further necessary action. Those who initially printed their Call-up Letters on-line can re-print the Call-up Letter in the case of loss.
  • Any person who fails to report for service in the Service Corps as directed in the Call-up Letter and/or refuses to make himself available for service in the Service Corps shall be prosecuted in line with the provisions of Section 13 sub-section 1(a) and (b) of the NYSC Act, Cap. N84, Laws of the Federation of Nigeria, 2004.
  • Also, any person who is not eligible to participate in the Service Corps or has been duly issued with a Certificate of National Service or Certificate of Exemption but so participates or attempts to so participate shall be prosecuted in line with Section 13 sub-section 2(a) and (b) of the NYSC Act, Cap. N84, Laws of the Federation of Nigeria, 2004.
  • In observance of COVID-19 protocols, Prospective Corps Members are to report to camp strictly on the dates stipulated on their call-up letters and abide by all COVID-19 non-pharmaceutical interventions including washing of hands at designated points at the Orientation Camps. The staggered date of reporting to camp by Prospective Corps Members is to avoid overcrowding and ensure physical and social distancing. Every Prospective Corps Member is therefore expected to come to come to camp with enough face masks and personal pocket size hand sanitizer.
  • All married pregnant and nursing mothers not deployed to their respective husbands’ places of domicile can now proceed to the NYSC Orientation Camps within their spouses’ States of residence for Orientation Course.
    However, they are to present for registration, in addition to other relevant documents:
    i. Evidence of marriage.
    ii. Identity of husband.
    iii. Evidence of husband’s place of domicile.
    (a) Original Call-up Letter or Call-up Letter printed on-line.
    (b) Original Statement of Result or Certificate endorsed by authorized officer with authentic signature.
    (c) School Identity Card.
    (d) Foreign graduates must present International Passport and original copies of all uploaded documents.
    (e) Medical Doctors, Pharmacists, Physiotherapists, Nurses, Medical Laboratory Scientists, Radiographers, Optometrists and graduates of Health Record & Information Management are to produce evidence of Registration with their Professional Bodies.
    (f) In addition, each Prospective Corps Member MUST present Certificate of Fitness from a Government or Military Hospital affixed with Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) Stamp showing his/her health status before he/she will be registered.


  1. ABIA – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Umunna, Bende Local Government Area, Abia State.
  2. ADAMAWA – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Lapondo Road, Damare, Girei Local Government Area, Adamawa State
  3. AKWA IBOM – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Ikot Itie Udung, Nsit Atai Local Government Area, Akwa Ibom State
  4. ANAMBRA – Nnamdi Azikiwe NYSC Unity Permanent Orientation Camp, Umuawulu/Mbaukwu, Awka South Local Government Area, Anambra State
  5. BAUCHI – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, KM 60 Wailo, Ganjuwa Local Government Council, Bauchi State
  6. BAYELSA – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Boro Town, Via Kaiama Town, Kolokoma/Opokuma Local Government Area, Bayelsa State
  7. BENUE – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Wannune, Tarka Local Government Area, Kilometer 35 Makurdi Gboko Road, Benue State
  8. BORNO – GDSS Soro, Along Bauchi-Darazo Road, Ganjuwa Local Government Area, Bauchi State
  9. CROSS RIVER – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Obubra, Obubra Local Government Area, Cross River State
  10. DELTA – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Former Martins TTC, Issele-Uku, Aniocha North Local Government Area, Delta State
  11. EBONYI – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Macgregor College, Afikpo Local Government Area, Ebonyi State.
  12. EDO – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Opposite Igbinedion University, Okada, Ovia North East Local Government Area, Edo State
  13. EKITI – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Ise-Orun/Emure Local Government Area, Ekiti State
  14. ENUGU – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp Awgu, Awgu Local Government Area, Enugu State
  15. FCT – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Kubwa, Bwari Area Council, FCT
  16. GOMBE – NYSC Temporary Orientation Camp, Science Technical College, Amada, Kilometer 21, Gombe-Bauchi Highway, Near International Airport, Gombe State
  17. IMO – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp Former Girls’ Model Secondary School Eziama Obaire, Nkwerre Local Government Area, Imo State
  18. JIGAWA – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Opposite Army Barrack, Fanisau, Dutse Local Governement Area, Jigawa State
  19. KADUNA – Government College, Gwamna Road, Kurmin Mashi Kaduna, Kaduna State
  20. KANO – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Kusala Dam, Karaye, Karaye Local Government, Kano State
  21. KATSINA – Youth Multi-purpose Centre/NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Mani Road, Katsina, Katsina State
  22. KEBBI – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Dakingari, Suru Local Government Area, Kebbi State
  23. KOGI – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Asaya, Kabba Local Government Area, Kogi State
  24. KWARA – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Yikpata, Edu Local Government Area, Kwara State
  25. LAGOS – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Iyana-Ipaja, Agege, Lagos State
  26. NASARAWA – Magaji Dan-Yamusa Permanent Orientation Camp, Keffi, Nasarawa State
  27. NIGER – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, (Former Abubakar, Dada Senior Secondary School), Paiko, Niger State
  28. OGUN – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Ikenne Road Sagamu, Sagamu Local Government Area, Ogun State
  29. ONDO – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Ikare-Akoko, Ikare-Akoko Local Government Area, Ondo State
  30. OSUN – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Aisu College Hospital Road Ede, Ede North Local Government Area, Osun State
  31. OYO NYSC – Permanent Orientation Camp Iseyin, Iseyin Local Government Area, Oyo State
  32. PLATEAU – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp Mangu, Mangu Local Government Area, Plateau State
  33. RIVERS – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Nonwa-Gbam, Tai Local Government Area, Rivers State
  34. SOKOTO – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Wamakko, Wamakko Local Government Area, Sokoto State
  35. TARABA – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Sibre Airport Road, Jalingo, Taraba State
  36. YOBE – NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Dazigau; KM 5, Potiskum-Kano Road, Nangere Local Government Area, Yobe State
  37. ZAMFARA – NYSC Temporary Orientation Camp, Government Science Secondary School, Gada Biyu, Gusau, Zamfara State

The Acting Director General, Mrs Christy Uba wishes all Prospective Corps Members safe journey to their respective Orientation Camps and a successful service year.


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