Gov. Ishaku stated this at the Government House in Jalingo during the presentation of Anti COVID-19 items which were produced by Corps Members.
The Governor also lauded the Director-General of NYSC, Brig-Gen Shuaibu Ibrahim whose astute leadership, he said, has made the Scheme a reference point for community development initiatives in the state and the country at large.
He appealed to residents to adhere to the lockdown order and obey other necessary safety protocols in order to stem the spread of the deadly disease.
In his remarks, NYSC Taraba State Coordinator, Mr David Pwanidi Markson thanked the Governor for his commitment to the NYSC Scheme and pledged the continuous support of the NYSC to the development of the State.
Dignitaries present at the occasion include the Deputy Governor, Engr Haruna Manu, the Speaker Taraba state House of Assembly, Rt Hon. Joseph A. Kunini, Commissioner for Health/Chairman, State Task Force on COVID-19, Dr Innocent Vakai, Commissioner for Youth and Sports Development/Chairman NYSC Taraba State Governing Board Hon. Ibrahim Adam Imam among others.