As a part of an effort to enhance excellence amongst college students in tertiary establishments primarily based within the Kosofe administrative space of Lagos State, a Home of Meeting Member Hon. Sanni Okanlawon, who represents constituency 1 of Kosofe, has 2.2 N million spent to assist 22 college students who excelled of their research.
College students had been additionally supplied free medical insurance of N300,000 every, made accessible by lawmakers in collaboration with an insurance coverage firm, Lafia Mill.
Among the college students who had been every introduced with N 100,000 Money at a well-attended ceremony on the Banex Lodge and Suites, Lagos are: Adebayo Adeola, Oketunde Oladimeji, Babatola Eniola, Aliu Aliu O, Oshiname Oluwasegun, Gbadamosi Racheal, Olanrewaju Awoyinka, Williams Ebunoluwa, Umezuaku Onyeka amongst others.
Okanlawon, who additionally chairs the Home of Representatives Schooling Committee, mentioned on the handover ceremony that this system was born out of a want to bridge the hole between the haves and the haves – particularly college students from humble backgrounds.
He went on to clarify that the scholarship program, which incorporates tuition charges, e-book cash and scholarships for one tutorial 12 months, is for Kosofe college students solely.
In keeping with the legislature, “we obtained 50 functions, 22 of which had been authorised by the Advisory Committee to profit from the scholarship program,” including that beneficiaries have an effect on all tribes.
Other than organising an ICT / Laptop Heart for Emmanuel Excessive Nursery and Major College, Ojota, Okanlawon mentioned, “We have now employed the OKLA Desk Tennis Academy to construct world-class champions by awakening innate however untapped expertise and one other financial one The lifeline throughout the Kosofe group needs to be promoted ”.