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Abia: Justify our investments in education – Ikpeazu charges overseas scholarship recipients




The Governor of Abia State, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has charged beneficiaries of scholarships to India from the state to be centered of their research and uphold good manners of their educational pursuit to justify the state’s funding of their training.

Ikpeazu made the decision on the Governor’s Lodge, Aba, when he obtained the Govt Secretary and members of Abia State Scholarship Board together with beneficiaries of the scheme who’re scheduled to depart the nation for India on the ninth of October.

This was disclosed in a launch by Onyebuchi Ememanka, the Chief Press Secretary to the Abia Governor, and made obtainable to journalists on Friday.

Ikpeazu emphasised that the choice to safe abroad scholarship for teens is pushed by his administration’s understanding that capability constructing is vital and an awesome imaginative and prescient that’s transgenerational.

In accordance with him, “regardless of not being economically handy within the brief run, that is an funding that may pay vastly in the long term”.

Governor Ikpeazu mentioned that India was chosen due to their world educational outlook and file, being know-how and well being consultants, so he expects a wholesome aggressive educational setting for the scholars.

He requested them to throw away frivolities that won’t assist their training and promised that the Scholarship Board can be in contact with them by the Nigerian Embassy in India in addition to Indian Embassy in Nigeria.

Earlier in his speech, Govt Secretary of the Abia State Scholarship Board, Mr Chukwuka Daniel, mentioned that they got here to understand the Governor and inform him of their readiness to ship out the India Scholarship beneficiaries in addition to search his blessings for the beneficiaries.

Talking on behalf of the beneficiaries, Miss Okezie Esther, thanked Ikpeazu for the chance given to them and promised to make Abia and Nigeria proud.

Professor Agu Samuel and different members of the Scholarship Board had been a part of the delegation whereas the Chief of Employees to the Governor, Prof-acb Agbazuere was a part of the occasion, in line with the discharge by Ememanka.

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