The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has
compensated a corps member, who filled in as a specially appointed staff and lost his sight amid election, an automatic employment.
It was learnt that Mr. Daniel Oluwatobi, who is now an ex-corps member, lost his sight while serving as INEC ad-hoc staff in Yobe during the 2011 general elections.
He was celebrated by INEC via its Twitter handle on Thursday.
The tweet read: “INEC Chair, Prof. Yakubu (L) presents a Letter of Appointment to ex-NYSC member, Mr Daniel Oluwatobi, who lost his sight while serving as INEC ad-hoc staff in Yobe during the 2011 general elections, at NYSC HQ, Abuja in June 2016. Brig Gen Sule Kazaure, the DG was there.”