The Director General of Nigeria’s National Youth Service Corps recently announced that the monthly salary for corpers around the country has been increased to about N19,800 monthly. His statement was made publicly via a news feature on NTA News on Monday night.
The announcement was made following approval from President Goodluck Jonathan to increase the monthly salary from its previous rate of about N9,775. The new rate would apply from March 2011. This means some Corpers will be paid in arrears. Spread the word.