A completely blind Corps
Member of the 2019 Batch B Stream 2 Gambo Dahiru serving with companion FM Radio in Katsina has produced 1000 NYSC customized Face Mask and donated to members of the public as part of his Community Development Service (CDS) to fight the spread of the novel COVID-19 pandemic in Katsina State.
The physically chanllenged Corps Member who does not see his situation as a hindrance disclosed that the face mask should be distributed at fifty percent to the Disabled in the immediate society , forty percent to his colleagues who are Corps Members and ten percent to NYSC Staff to enable them carry out their supervision duties effectively without any hindrance in the midst of COVID 19 pandemic
Commissioning the project on Tuesday 9th June, 2020 the State Coordinator NYSC Katsina State Alh Ahidjo Yahaya described the Corps Member as exemplary member who had wilder the storm of physically challenged to embark on rare projects that even the able bodied Corps Members cannot do
The Coordinator who was represented by the Assistant Director CDS Alh Salimon Ayodeji remarked that the NYSC produces Corps Members who are useful to the society irrespective of the way they were created by God.
Alh Ayodeji said that because of Corps Members like Gomble, the Scheme has become problem solving organization for the country hence the still existence of the NYSC which was established 47 years ago
In his comment the Senior Special Assistance to the Governor of Katsina State on Disabled Matter Alh Yau Rufa Zakka commended the Corps Member for the initiative. He promised to inform His Excellency the Governor about the project
The Project according to Corps Member Gombo was single handedly sponsored by a Non Governmental Organization “Quality Life for persons with Special Need Foundation”
See images of the commissioning