By JACOB ONJEWU DICKSON
In line with the commitment of Kano State Government’s effort to implement its campaign promises and actualize the educational component of it’s blueprint, approval has been granted by the state governor, Engr., Abba Kabir Yusuf to the Secretary to the State Government to start processing the award of foreign Scholarship to kano state indigenes who graduated with First class Honours Degrees
This was contained in a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Sanusi Bature Dawakin Tofa, dated Friday June 16, June 2023.
It would be recalled that the last scholarship was offered in 2015 by Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso’s administration which sponsored the third batch of 503 first class gradutes to different 14 countries round the globe.
“In view of the development, applications are invited from suitably qualified graduates for Kano state postgraduate foreign and local scholarship for the year 2023/2024 academic session.
“Any eligible candidate to enjoy the scholarship must be an indigene of Kano state with first class degree honours or its equivalent from a reputable university/institution, be medically fit to travel and study.
“Candidates who fulfilled the conditions stated above can log into a website, www.kanostategov.ng./scholarship application and are to be invited for a screening interview at the office of the secretary to the state government and are to come with the copies of credentials comprising of; indigene certificate, medical certificate,birth certificate, primary school certificate, WASC/GCE/SSCE certificate, degree certificate and the exercise will last for fourteen(14) days from today,” it said.