Matawalle Releases Eur232,000 For 91 Zamfara Students In Cyprus

Governor of Zamfara Bello Matawalle approved the release of EUR 232,000.00 into the account of Cyprus International University to settle the school fees for 91 students from the state studying at the institution.

This is contained in a statement issued by the state Commissioner of Information, Ibrahim Dosara and made available to Newsmen in Gusau.

Dosara said the Central Bank of Nigeria CBN would disburse the amount into the various accounts of the students.

According the commissioner, EUR 23,157.00 would be disbursed as Residence Permit; and EUR 8,843.00 to be disbursed to the 91 students.

Dosara said the state government had offered  the students scholarships to study Medicine, Engineering, Information Technology and other sciences in  various institutions in Cyprus, US, UK, Netherlands, India and Sudan.