The National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, has condemn report that a corps member was killed during #EndSARS protest in Lagos.
In a statement issued via NYSC HQ Nigeria’s twitter handle late Wednesday night said the viral picture of a corps member being killed during the #EndSARS protest is fake. No corps member was shot.
“Management hereby clarifies that no corps member was shot during the said protest in Lagos, Rivers State or elsewhere as mischievously conveyed.
“Investigation reveals that the picture was from a movie produced some years ago by the Nigerian Christian Corpers Fellowship (NCCF), titled “HEAL OUR LAND OH LORD.”
NYSC stakeholders are therefore, enjoined to remain calm and peaceful as the well-being and life of members across the federation was Paramount to the corps.
It was only curled out to ignite fear and commotion among members.
“In the final analysis, Corps Members are advised to continue staying safe, while prioritising at all times their personal security,” it stated.