NYSC Orientation Camps In Nigeria

Every Nigerian graduate is expected to participate in the mandatory one-year service program whether you schooled in Nigeria or abroad.

nysc orientation camps

The National Youth Service Corp (NYSC) is the body in charge of this program. At the beginning of this program, Prospective Corp Members are posted to different states across the six geo-political zones.

To mark the beginning of the service year, PCMs are to attend a three-week compulsory orientation program. During this three-week program, PCMs are expected to camp at the NYSC Orientation camp of their deployment state.

Every PCM’s deployment state is stated on their call-up letter; to check your deployment state, visit the NYSC portal to print your call-up letter.

NYSC Orientation Camps Near Me

Prospective Corp Members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) can now check for NYSC Camp that is close to them.

Ensure you check that the address/location of the state of your deployment corresponds with that on the call-up letter.

Location of Different NYSC Orientation Camps Nationwide

1Abia Umuna, Bende Local Government Area, Abia State.
2AnambraUmuawulu / Mbaukwu, Awka South Local Government Area, Anambra State.
3AdamawaLapondo Road, Damare, Girei LGA, Adamawa State.
4Akwa IbomIkot Itie Udung, Nsit Atai Local Government Area, Akwa Ibom State.
5BauchiK.M. 60 Wailo, Ganjuwa Local Government Council, Bauchi State.
6BayelsaKaiama, Kolokoma-Opokuma Local Government Area, Bayelsa State.
7Benue Wannune, Tarka Local Government Area, Kilometer 35 Makurdi Gboko Road, Benue State.
8Borno Babbar-Ruga Batsari Road Katsina, Katsina State.
9Cross River Obubra, Obubra Local Government Area, Cross River State.
10Delta Former Martins T.T.C., Issele-Uku, Aniocha North L.G.A. Delta State.
11EbonyiMacgregor College, Afikpo Local Government Area, Ebonyi State.
12Edo Okada, Ovia North-East Local Government Area, Edo State.
13EkitiIse-Orun/Emure Local Government Area, Ekiti State.
14EnuguAwgu Local Government Area, Enugu State.
15F.C.T. (Abuja) Kubwa, Bwari Area Council, F.C.T.
16Gombe Science Technical College, Amada, KM 21, Gombe-Bauchi Highway, Near International Airport, Gombe State.
17Imo Former Girl’s Model Secondary School Eziama Obaire Nkwerre Local Govt Area, Imo State.
18JigawaOpposite Army Barrack, Fanisua Dutse Local Government Area, Jigawa State.
19KadunaKaduna – Abuja Road, Kaduna State.
20KanoKusala Dam, Karaye, Karaye Local Government, Kano State.
21Katsina Mani Road, Katsina State.
22Kebbi Dakingari Local Government Area, Kebbi State.
23KogiAsaya, Kabba Local Government Area, Kogi State.
24Kwara Yikpata, Edu Local Government Area, Kwara State.
25Lagos Iyana Ipaja, Agege, Lagos State.
26NassarawaKeffi, Nasarawa State.
27NigerPaiko, Niger State.
28OgunIkenne Road, Sagamu Local Government Area, Sagamu, Ogun State.
29OndoIkare-Akoko Local Government Area, Ondo State.
30Osun Aisu College Hospital Road, Ede North Local Government Area, Ede, Osun State.
31OyoIseyin Local Government Area, Iseyin, Oyo State.
32PlateauMangu, Mangu Local Government Area, Plateau State.
33Rivers Nonwa-Gbam Tai Local Government Area, Rivers State.
34SokotoWamakko,Wamakko Local Govt Area, Sokoto State.
35TarabaSibre Airport Road, Jalingo, Taraba State.
36YobeKM 5 Potiskum-Kano Road, Nangere Local Government Area, Yobe State.
37ZamfaraBeside FRSC Office, Tsafe Local Government Area, Zamfara State.
NYSC Orientation Camp

Best NYSC Orientation Camps In Nigeria

If you are looking for maximum comfort during your three-week orientation camp, here are the top ten best orientation camps in Nigeria;

  • Ogun Orientation Camp
  • Lagos Orientation Camp
  • Abuja Orientation Camp
  • Anambra Orientation Camp
  • Rivers Orientation Camp
  • Enugu Orientation Camp
  • Osun Orientation Camp
  • Akwa-Ibom Orientation Camp
  • Niger Orientation Camp
  • Cross-River Orientation Camp
  • Plateau Orientation Camp

Worst NYSC Orientation Camps In Nigeria

Here is a list of Orientation Camps with the worse amenities in Nigeria;

  • Borno Orientation Camp
  • Benue Orientation Camp
  • Taraba Orientation Camp
  • Kaduna Orientation Camp
  • Yobe Orientation Camp
  • Ekiti Orientation Camp
  • Kebbi Orientation Camp
  • Niger Orientation Camp
  • Sokoto Orientation Camp
  • Adamawa Orientation Camp

NYSC Camp Kits

As you prepare for your three-week orientation camp, here is a list of things you will need;

  • NYSC Call-up letter (original and photocopies)
  • Green card
  • Passports
  • School certificate (original and photocopies)
  • Medical Certificate
  • White shorts and shirts (as many as you want)
  • Bucket
  • Plates
  • Cutlery
  • Bed sheets
  • Pillow
  • Mosquito net
  • Drinking cup
  • Torchlight
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries
  • Waist pouch/purse
  • Book and Pen
  • Plenty Cash

Note: Electrical devices like iron, electric kettle, electric plate, etc., are prohibited on the campground.


PCMs are advised to arrive at their respective orientation camp on time and with all the necessary documents for their verification.

Don’t forget to carry your complete kit to avoid spending money on unnecessary things.

Please Share with your fellow PCMs to save them stress.

We at RealMina wish you a stress-free service year.

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