Female corps member dies after bout of pneumonia



A 2022 Batch B Youth Corp member identified as Ajang Blessing Ajiji, posted to Nasarawa State has slumped and died.

The unfortunate incident occurred on Friday at her place of primary assignment, Government Junior Secondary School, Mangar, Farin Ruwa Development Area, Wamba Council Area.

According to reports, the deceased corps member was battling pneumonia before she gave up the ghost.

Her body has been deposited at the Jos University Teaching Hospital, Mortuary.

The Nasarawa State Commissioner for Youth and Sports Development and Chairman, National Youth Service Corps, Governing Board, Amb. Lucky Isaac Yargwa, has sent his condolences to NYSC and the families of the deceased.

“We are shocked to learn of the news about the death of a promising young Nigerian full of life and great expectations for the future. We are completely devastated about this sad commentary,” Yargwa said.

According to the statement, late Miss Ajang Blessing Ajiji will be buried on Tuesday, March 29th March 2022, in Plateau State.