Governor Tanko Al-Makura on Thursday, May 7, 2015 promised automatic employment to any National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) member who marries an indigene of the state.
Governor Al-Makura made the pledge while addressing 2015 Batch A corps members during their swearing in ceremony at Magaji Dan Yamusa permanent NYSC Orientation camp in Keffi Local Government Area of the state.
While congratulating the students for the completion of their academic programs, Governor Al-Makura said inter-marriage would not only promote national unity, but would foster peaceful co-existence among Nigerians.
He said: “You should see yourselves as agent of positive change in the society. I want to advise you to discharge your duties without fear or favour, and relate freely with your host communities.
“I promise automatic employment to any NYSC Batch ‘A’ corps member who marries an indigene in order to promote peaceful co-existence among the people of the state and others states of the country.”