The Executive Secretary, Lagos State Scholarship Board, Dr. Biodun Onayele while addressing the press in his office, said that beneficiaries of the 2017/2018 award have started receiving bank alerts of payment today, Wednesday, 18th December, 2019.
Dr. Onayele appealed to other categories of beneficiaries who are yet to get their bank alert to exercise patience as efforts are in top gear to ensure that all beneficiaries of both Bursary and Scholarship Awards are paid.
He expressed the Special Adviser to the Governor on Education; Mr. Adetokunbo Wahab commitments to ensuring all beneficiaries get their money and that the scholarship and bursary schemes in spite of the economic situation of the country are sustained.
Dr. Onayele reiterated that His Excellency Governor Babajide Olusola Sanwoolu is also committed to ensuring Lagosians are empowered through education to contribute productively to the local and global economies.
The Executive Secretary further stated that “the timely release of the awards demonstrates the priority the administration of Governor Babajide Olusola Sanwoolu accords to educating its citizens.
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