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See Rev. Oluwole Adetiran, the man who composed the NYSC National Anthem(Photos)

 The full meaning of Nysc means National youth service corps.


NYSC anthem is one of the sacred things in the National Youth Service corps that is really respected and given high value to by the corpers and even the military officers. The anthem is a wake-up calls that is usually played to wake corps members up from thier sleep, it's also the last thing that is sung before going back to the hostel to sleep.



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Even though some corps members don't really take the anthem serious,still they sang it happily because it's not easy to become a Corps member and have the chance to sing the anthem wearing the full NYSC uniform.


Who composed the NYSC anthem?

However, most corpers don't know how the National Anthem came to exist or who composed it. The Nysc Anthem was composed by Reverend Oluwole Adetiran.


Who is Rev Oluwole Adetiran?



Reverend Oluwole Adetiran, is the man who composed the Nysc National Anthem,he composed it when he was a Youth Corper serving in Polytechnic Ibadan in 1984.

He hails from Igbajo and started his education at igbajo before moving to Ibadan. He joined the choir at First Baptist Church, idi Ikan, Ibadan.



He then later joined Baptist Church at Army Barracks Road Parish. The historical man studied Musicologist and graduated from the University of NSUKKA. He served at the polytechnic of Ibadan where he composed the Nysc National Anthem. He established the first department of music tech which he directed for 11 years.


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