Major General Shuaibu Ibrahim, the Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps, has pledged to increase his dedication to humanity in all of his future endeavors.
He made the remarks today in Abuja at an event hosted by the NYSC Top Management and State Coordinators to commemorate his elevation to the rank of Major General.
Ibrahim, who credited his success in office to the support of the whole NYSC workers, also called for additional support in order to achieve greater heights.
“Giving to humanity is the best investment someone can leave behind. I feel highly honoured, l am so happy and l see myself as a fulfilled man”, he said.
The Director-General appealed to all attendees at the reception to put smiles on people’s faces in their respective positions, no matter how small.
He also used the occasion to appeal to members of the National Assembly and the Federal Government for the actualization of the NYSC Trust Fund.
In her welcome address, the Director, Information and Communication Technology, Mrs Christy Uba said Major General Shuaibu Ibrahim has imprinted his footprints in the anals of NYSC history. She described his as a trailblazer whose legacies would serve as positive references in the NYSC.
Dignitaries that graced the event and poured encomiums on General Shuaibu Ibrahim include the Deputy Secretary, Presidential Think-Tank on Defence and Security, Dr Ahmed Adamu Chiroma, former DG, National Orientation Agency, Dr Mike Omeri and former National Secretary SDP/Secretary General, Northern Elders Forum Think-Tank, Prof. Sadiq Umar Gombe.