…Best Students To Get Full Varsity Scholarship
The Senator representing Kwara Central Senatorial District, Mallam Saliu Mustapha has commenced free registration of West Africa Examination Council (WAEC), National Examination Council (NECO) and Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) for indigents and orphans.
The Coordinator of Saliu Mustapha Foundation Education Committee, Professor Binta Suleiman, who represented the Senator at the flag-off ceremony held at Socrates College, Aromoradu, Ilorin, said over two thousand students benefited from four local government areas in Kwara Central
Prof. Suleiman urged them to be focused, dedicated, disciplined and highly committed to their educational pursuits by coming out in flying colours.
She reiterated the commitment of Senator Saliu Mustapha to the educational development of his constituents with further award of full scholarship to deserving students amongst the beneficiaries.
According to her, the impact of the scholarship would undoubtedly be felt for years to come, contributing to the development of a well-educated and empowered constituency.
“I want to convey the congratulatory message of the sponsor, who is the Senator representing kwara central in the National Assembly, Mallam Saliu Mustapha to all the beneficiaries of 2024 annual educational scholarship for the indigents and orphans in the Kwara Central Senatorial District.
“I am happy to inform you that the senator will further sponsor deserving students amongst these recipients that come out in flying colours to higher institutions. It therefore behoves you to work very hard, excel and become good ambassadors of your parents, the foundation and Kwara State at large”, she said.
Also speaking, the Secretary of the Education Committee, Comrade Yakub Ishowo, provided the guidelines for the seamless registration of the students, urging them to see the scholarship as an opportunity to achieve their academic goals and dreams.
Recipients received the scholarship in their various schools as representatives of Saliu Mustapha Foundation visited the schools to hand over the awards to the principals and parents of the students.
In Community Secondary School, Ogele, Asa Local Government Area of Kwara State, the principal of the school, Mr Sulaiman Olanrewaju, appreciated the Saliu Mustapha Foundation for providing scholarship for deserving poor students in the school.
Also at Ogodo Community Secondary School, Ogodo, Aboto, Odo-Ode Ward, Asa Local Government Area, the father of a beneficiary, Mr Abdul Fatai Ayinde, appreciated Senator Saliu Mustapha for the gesture, especially in ensuring that people at the grassroots benefited from the scholarship and urged other philanthropists to emulate his exemplary contribution.
Those who spoke at Government Day Secondary School, Fate, Ilorin; Muslim Model College School, Yakuba, Ilorin; Government Day Secondary School, Ilorin; Amule Secondary School, Ilorin; Okelele Secondary School, Ilorin; Government Day Senior Secondary School, Aboto-Oja, Asa Local Government; and GSS, Afon lauded the initiative of Senator Saliu Mustapha for investing in their educational advancement and prayed God to give him the power to further the scholarship to the higher institutions.