03 September 2020 By Georgina Humphrey
The Federal Ministry of Education has called on the general public to disregard a fake news circulating on social media platforms of approved scholarship list for candidates under the 2020 Bilateral Education Agreement ,BEA.
This is contained in a statement signed by the Director Press and Public Relations of the ministry, Bem Goong.
It states that the list did not emanate from the Ministry and is purely the handiwork of mischief makers.
The statement also explains that the authentic list of all scholarship awardees from 2009 to date is avalable on the Ministry’s website for the public to access.
It further adds that the 2020 awards has been delayed due to the impact
of Covid-19 and will be uploaded on the Ministry’s website as soon as the process is concluded.
The statement describes the motive as embarrassing to the Ministry and with intent to dupe unsuspecting
According to the statement, candidates will be contacted directly by the
Federal Scholarship Board and the awarding/host countries on their