Press News: Kebbi State Govt. Released NGN 156 Million Naira for Indigenes Students
From the report we received, it stated that The Kebbi State government has released NGN156 million for the payment of tuition and registration fees for indigene students of Kebbi state on scholarship in higher tertiary institutions within and outside the country.
Alhaji Murtala Yauri, the executive secretary of the state’s scholarship board told newsmen in Birnin Kebbi yesterday that the payment to each institution would be immediate. He said personal details of beneficiaries would be scrutinized to avoid irregularities.
Yauri said students who had earlier paid their tuition or registration fees would be refunded “after showing evidence of such payment”.
He further said N1.2 billion has been spent in the past two years on the payment of tuition and registration fees for students within and outside the country.
Only Indigenes of Kebbi State will confirmed if this information is true, do your State Government sponsors all the Students of Kebbi State in Higher Tertiary Institution in and Outside Nigeria?