As you all await registration and mobilization, there are certain things to note forehand before the process starts. Note that you will only be allowed to select 4 States from the 6 Geo-political zones in Nigeria.
NYSC’s Rules: You are not allowed to select your state of origin and state of Institution of graduation for those who studied outside their state of origin. Also, only one state is allow to be selected from each zone
Although there are six (6) Geo-political zones in Nigeria, you will NOT be allowed to choose 6 states, but only 4 states.
The Six Geopolitical Zones in Nigeria:
1. North Central (NC) Zone
Federal Capital Territory
2. North East (NE) Zone
3. North West(NW) Zone
4. South East(SE) Zone
5. South West (SW) Zone
6. South South (SS) Zone
Remember that from the 4 selected states, NYSC will deploy you to one of the states, and it usually done randomly by the NYSC system.
HOW TO MAKE YOUR SELECTION
This is how to make the selection:
1 state from the NC zone
1 state from either NE or NW zone
1 state from either SE or SS zone
1 state from the SW zone