We’re investigating, says NYSC as family confirms daughter missing
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), on Thursday, said they it had begun investigation into the alleged kidnap of a prospective corps member, Iorliam Jennifer, on her way to NYSC orientation camp in Kebbi State on Tuesday.
LEADERSHIP gathered that the Benue State University graduate was on her way to the NYSC camp in Kebbi for the 2021 Batch C Stream 1 orientation course, when she was abducted by bandits alongside other passengers at Tsafe local government area of Zamfara State.
The news about her disappearance broke out late Wednesday even though she embarked on the journey earlier on Tuesday.
When contacted, the director, press and public relations of NYSC, Mrs Adenike Adeyemi, said “We are investigating.”
Meanwhile, a family member of the victim, Seember Iorliam told LEADERSHIP that, “she was abducted on Tuesday 19th October 2021 at Tsafe local government area, Zamfara State, on her way to Kebbi State where she was posted for her NYSC.
“She left on Tuesday but we got to know on Wednesday because through out that night her number was not going.”
LEADERSHIP reports that NYSC 2021 Batch C stream 1 orientation course commenced on Wednesday in all orientation camps nationwide.
Culled from LEADERSHIP