List of States and Amounts they Pay To NYSC Corps Members As State Allawee (Current)

[This post is updated on 10th February, 2019 by editors ]

Here are the list of states and the corresponding amount they pay to Corps Members as their state allawance.

Federal Govt pays N19,800 as fixed allawee to all the serving Corps Members.
Now, let's look at the amount the state govt pay in addition.
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Note: For you to be eligible to receive state allowance in most of the states, you must be serving in a public school or one of the state ministries. Those serving in private establishments will be paid only with negotiations with their employers.

1. Anambra  pays N8,500

2. Jigawa pays N5,000

3. Niger pays N0.00

4. Imo pays N0.00

5. Ebonyi pays N9,750

6. Nasarawa pays N5,000

7. Akwa Ibom pays N5,000

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8. Edo pays N0.00

9. Oyo pays N4,000

10. Kano pays N0.00

11. Rivers pays N0.00

12. Bayelsa pays N6,000 and N10,000 to those serving across the water.


13. Abia pays N0.00

14. Benue pays N0.00

15. Plateau pays N0.00

16. Enugu pays N950 for those in town and N3,000 to those serving in villages.

17. Sokoto pays N45,000 (accumulation) only at the end of serving year

18. Ekiti pays N0.00

19. Osun pays N5,000

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20. Taraba pays N6,000

21. Ondo pays N0.00

22. Ogun pays N0.00

23. Borno pays N10,000 (that is, if Boko Haram will allow you to enjoy it in peace)

24. Delta pays N5,000

25. Gombe pays N0.00

25. Lagos pays N10,000

26. Bauchi pays N0.00

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27. Kaduna pays N0.00

28. Zamfara pays N5,000

29. Cross-River pays N0.00

30. Kwara pays N0.00

31. Abuja pays N0.00

32. Kogi pays N0.00

33. Katsina pays N3,800 (for only 3months and they will stop paying you)

34. Yobe pays N0.00


  1. The only alawee I have received from Lagos is #19800

    1. Maybe you serv in private establishment

  2. This information is not correct at all, katsina pays #4000 and is regular