NYSC accredited state for National Service in Nigeria/ Check Here

NYSC accredited state for National Service in Nigeria | As a fresh graduate preparing to participate in the Mandatory National Youth Service Corp (NYSC), We have listed all the approved state base on the geographical zone to chose during registration for the purpose of clarity and easy location in Nigeria.

At the end of reading this article, you will be able to know which state pays the highest to corps members, read through

Note: All corps members are posted to a state other than their state of origin except married women will only allow staying in their husband state of residence, with the necessary documentation to approve the same.

The differences between the three certificate issued by the authority of the National Youth Service Corps include:

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(1) Discharge Certificate – is given to the graduate who serves and completed one-year national service

(2) Exclusion Certificate – Part-time graduate are not allowed to participate in national service, therefore exclusion certificate will be issued to them.

(3) Exemption Certificate – All graduate who graduated after 30 years of age will not be eligible to serve, therefore, He/she will obtain an exemption certificate.

Any of the three certificates can be used for a job application and employment purposes.

NYSC state to be chosen during registration:

North Central Region

  • Niger
  • Kwara
  • FCT Abuja
  • Kogi
  • Nasarawa
  • Plateau
  • Benue

North-East Region

  • Yobe
  • Borno
  • Bauchi
  • Gombe
  • Adamawa
  • Taraba

North West Region

  • Sokoto
  • Kebbi
  • Zamfara
  • Katsina
  • Kano
  • Jigawa
  • Kaduna

South East Region

  • Enugu
  • Ebonyi
  • Anambra
  • Abia
  • Imo


  • Edo
  • Delta
  • Bayelsa
  • River
  • Akwa Ibom
  • Cross River

South West Region

  • Oyo
  • Osun
  • Ekiti
  • Ogun
  • Ondo
  • Lagos

Meanwhile, don’t forget to visit this portal to know the corps members payment per state. and more details as well.

How to do NYSC online Registration

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  • Check NYSC Training Click Here
  • NYSC Slag
  • How to Change Date of Birth in NYSC
  • How to change state or Redeployment in NYSC


If you need our update or current information concerning the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), kindly provide us with your phone number and Email Address in the comment box below. Also, feel free to ask any question pertaining to this guide, Good Luck!

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