On May 22,1973,Nigerian Youth Service Corps,NYSC was established by Yakubu Gowon . Meanwhile,this is a one year compulsory service by Nigerian graduates who are below age 30. They are required to teach in schools or work in any public institutions.
Consequently, at the end of the program,the institution gives each participant a certificate they can use to work or serve in any government parastatal.
On the contrary, today in history is the day former Nigerian football mieldfielder was born.Garba Lawal was born on May 22,1973. He was former manager of Kaduna United FC and also won the Olympic gold medal in 1996.