The National Youth Service Corp (NYSC) has released online registration timetable for 2017 ‘Batch A’ prospective corps members. The timetable specifies registration will end May 15 for foreign and graduates, while printing of call-up letters begins May 18 for a N4,00 fee. However, the scheme did not state when the orientation course would begin. The NYSC said “after a successful login, the PCM will click on ‘Proceed to Payment,’ once the payment confirmation page is displayed, the PCM will be redirected to Remita payment engine with various payment options.
“Option A: For Cards and wallet payments; PCM clicks on ‘Pay now with Cards or Wallets’. PCM provides card details, pin and any other information required and if the transaction is successful, the redirect URL is loaded.
“Option B: Paying in any bank branch: Copy the RRR number generated by NYSC portal and take to any of the approved banks. Click on ‘see available bank branches’ to view the banks.
“After making the payment at the bank branch, the PCM can check payment status on the URL: https://portal.nysc.org.ng/nysc1/TransactionStatus_remita. PCM inputs transaction reference number/email ID or phone number used in registering online. Click on ‘continue’ to query Remita and view the transaction details
Click on ‘Get status’ to view the details of payments.”
- Ola Adeola