A Lagos-based female fertility counsellor, Grace has taken a bold step in fighting for pregnant women and nursing mothers who were recently banned by the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), from serving their
She added that it is their right to serve so they should not use their present status as an excuse to bar them from service. She however suggested that they can allow them to serve in the state or town where their husbands are based.
Grace got married but was unable to conceive for seven years before she was blessed with a child.
Meanwhile, the director general of the NYSC, Brigadier General Johnson Olawumi has dismissed earlier reports of the NYSC banning pregnant women and nursing mothers from enrolling or from orientation camps.