A Kano state governorship aspirant on the platform of APC , Abdulsalam Abdulkarim Zaura , has offered N200m scholarship to 10,000 indigenes of the state studying in Nigerian universities, polytechnics and colleges of education.
According to a statement on Wednesday, issued by the aspirant, popularly known as AA Zaura, the offer is being channeled through his charitable foundation, AA Zaura Foundation.
It reads, “As I promised during my 2022 new year message, this year will see us expanding our various supports and schemes through the AA Zaura Foundation. Part of the fulfilment has come to fruition.’’
“It is universal that key to any society’s development is education, hence, I am empowering 10,000 Students of Kano State who are studying in any of the Nigerian public tertiary institution with the sum of N20,000 each,’’ the statement said.
“The details of the selection criteria are clearly spelt out in the website: https://aazaura.org.ng/education-support-fund/
“We made the form so easy to fill, much that it require not More than 5 minutes of an applicant time. Two thing are needed for upload; copy of admission letter and indigene letter.
It added that, “Others follow suit in no distant time; the Zaura Women empowerment that will see to empowering 1 million women, Zaura Climate Project will engage 2 million youths, amongst many other initiatives of this Foundation, insha Allah.”