Katsina gov’t begins payment of scholarship to tertiary students
Information reaching us at www.katsinapost.com has it that the Katsina State Government has began payment of scholarship to tertiary students from the state all over the nation on Monday 25th of June, 2018.
Our correspondent reliably gathered that students with Access, GT Zenith and many other banks account received their scholarship yesterday while others received theirs today.
It could be recalled that we reported to to you that Katsina State government has through the Special Adviser to the Governor on Higher Education, Bishir Usman Ruwangodiya said it will begin the disbursement of scholarship to tertiary students from the State immediately after Sallah.
This was known to the public while he was making his remark yesterday during a grand iftar organised by the national body of the National Association of Katsina State Students (NAKATSS) for Katsina students in and outside the country at Soli Center, Katsina.
In a related development, the leadership of the National Association of Katsina State Students (NAKATSS) under the leadership of Comrade Sulaiman Musawa had commended the State Government for the gesture.
This was contained in a statement signed by Comrade Karofi and send to us.
The leadership of the association while thanking the Special Adviser to the Governor Aminu Bello Masari on Higher Education, Bishir Usman Ruwangodiya and the Director General Katsina State Scholarship Board Alhaji Isah Ahmed also reiterated their support and cooperation to the State government in its efforts towards students welfare.