The management of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme has approved the appointment of a new State Coordinator for Imo.
Mrs Josephine Bakare, Deputy Director at the NYSC Printing Press in Lagos before was appointed by the management as new coordinator.
Mr Ugochukwu Orunta, NYSC Imo office Public Relations Officer, made this known in a statement in Owerri on Sunday.
He said that Bakare has vast experience in public relations and brand management and the appointment was necessary as Mr Olugbodi James, former coordinator has completed his tenure and retired from service.
“It is expected that the new coordinator will bring her wealth of experience to bear in her new position and further promote corps members’ welfare.
“She is also expected to deepen the already existing relationships with the state government and other stakeholders,” he said.