FG Awards Scholarship To 3 Young Scientists
The government has granted full scholarship up to Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) level to three young scientists who came tops at the 2018 Young Nigerian Scientists Presidential Award Competition.
The Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari said this while declaring open the Technology and Innovation Expo 2019 in Enugu, South-east Nigeria. President Buhari commended the creativity and competitive spirit of the Candidates; Master Okeke Obianuju from the Federal Capital Territory, Master Fafemi Daniel from Kwara State and Master Joshua Mark from Akwa Ibom State who emerged first, second and third respectively.
He said; ”Nigeria’s greatest resource is human capital and this administration will continue to support human resources development which is richly embodied in our youth who make up tens of millions of incredible talented persons, constantly pushing and striving towards greatness.”
“The future of Nigerians belongs to our youths and it behoves on government to create the enabling environment for them to develop to the fullest their potentials. We will harness their energy and their talents to make Nigeria achieve true greatness” the President stated.