The Yobe State Contributory Healthcare Management Agency (YSCHMA), has received the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) 'Best Corps Employer Award ' in the state.
The Executive Secretary of the Agency, Dr Babagana Tijjani, received the award on Thursday on behalf of the agency.
The award was presented to the Agency by the NYSC state coordinator, Hafsat Yerima.
She said the award was in recognition of the agency's enormous contributions to the welfare and conducive working environment provided to corp members posted to the agency.
Yerima added that the agency remains one of the strategic partners of the NYSC in the state.
Receiving the award, Tijjani said: "On behalf of the management team and the entire staff of the agency, we are deeply grateful for this honour by National Youth Service Corps.
"We sincerely appreciate this award.
"This will further strengthen the existing working partnership between YSCHMA and NYSC in the state toward effective service delivery to the public".
Tijjani further appreciated Governor Mai Mala Buni for his support to the agency which has allowed it to function effectively to receive the award.