In all, 86,478 graduates have been deployed to undertake the one-year mandatory service.
A statement released by Management of the National Service Scheme, prospective service personnel will begin work on Monday, September 7, 2020.
The statement revealed that registration and validation process would commence on Thursday, September 3, 2020, at all centers across the country.
It added that service personnel deployed to educational institutions are directed to hold on with their registration and validation until schools officially reopen.
Read the full statement below