You call yourself a Corper and you don’t know the reason why NYSC was created and what it stands to achieve? you must be kidding. The beauty and the pride of NYSC is to get up and say boldly the Mission and the Vision of the scheme.
Here is the official NYSC Mission and Vision statements
To develop a sound and result oriented organization that is strongly committed to its set objectives particularly those of national unity and even development. An organization that is well motivated and capable of bringing out the best qualities in our youths and imparting in them the right attitude and values for nation-building. An organization that serves as a catalyst to national development, and a source of pride and fulfillment to its participating graduate youths
To build a pragmatic organization that is committed to its set objectives with the ultimate goal of producing future leadership with positive national ethos-Leadership that is vibrant, proud and committed to the unity and even development of the Nigeria State.
To be at the fore front of National development efforts, as well as serve as a profitable platform for imparting in our youths values of nationalism, patriotism, loyalty and accountable leadership.
To raise the moral tone of our youths by giving them opportunity to learn about high ideals of national achievement, social and cultural improvement.
To develop in our youths attitude of mind acquired through shared experience, and suitable training which would make them more amenable to mobilization in the national interest.
To ensure Nigerian youths acquire the spirit of self-reliance, a reliable source of economic empowerment and effective participation in nation building.
To develop an organization that is alive to its responsibilities and responsive to the needs of the country.