Corps members collaborating in Bayelsa Gubernatorial Election scheduled for November 16, have been suggested to think about their security first.
In an announcement issued by Mrs. Adenike Adeyemi, Director of Press and Public Relations of the Nationwide Youth Service Corps on behalf of the Director-Common of the NYSC Brig Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim on Friday November 8, corps members had been instructed to be security-conscious and search for escape routes in case of emergency.
“Run on your expensive lives in case of any emergency and don’t endanger your security.
“Be courteous when coping with the electorates, warning your self when provoked and be certain that your cellphone is totally charged with sufficient name playing cards in the course of the election,” he stated.
Corps members had been additionally suggested to abide by the electoral legal guidelines and keep away from actions which may undermine the election.
He added “Be neutral and non-partisan because NYSC would not tolerate and Corps Member that violate the Electoral Act.”
The Independent Nationwide Electoral Commission Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu on his personal half stated ample security has been offered for all corps members and corpers lodges within the state throughout and after the election.
He additionally promised immediate cost of entitlements due for corps members who in response to him have added to the credibility of Nigerian elections.