HOUSE OF REPS' DEPUTY MINORITY WHIP AWARDS SCHOLARSHIP TO NEWLY-ADMITTED OOU STUDENTS
Rt. Hon Abdel-Majid Adesegun Adekoya ATTACKER, the Deputy Minority Whip, House of Representatives, Abuja has awarded full university scholarship to twelve (12) newly admitted students of Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye. The scholarship is part of Rt. Hon Abdel-Majid Adesegun Adekoya's annual scholarship scheme awarded to brilliant and promising students of Ogun State.
The twelve (12) beneficiaries of the scholarship scheme are newly admitted students of Olabisi Onabanjo University who were admitted to study courses including Medicine and Surgery, Law, Pharmacy, Nursing, Computer Engineering. The scholarship is to cover the tuition fees of the beneficiaries till they graduate from the University.
The awardees were picked on merit after performing exceptionally well in 2021's UTME and Post-UTME exercise. The names of the awardees are Adegoke Michael, Oso Toluwanimi, Adeosun Oyinkansola, Adeola Sekinat, Balogun Tiwalade, Ayebusiwa Moses, Osibamowo Fikunmi, Oguntade Raqeeb, Obituyi Kadijat, Basirat Otukoya, Okusanya Ilerioluwa, and Akinola Oluwatosin.
On a yearly basis, Rt. Hon Abdel-Majid Adesegun Adekoya ATTACKER, the Deputy Minority Whip, House of Representatives, Abuja through his foundation, Prince Abdel-Majid Foundation awards scholarship to hundreds of indigent students at all levels including primary, secondary, and tertiary levels in both private and government owned institutions in Nigeria.
In his congratulatory message to the beneficiaries, Rt. Hon. Abdel-Majid Adesegun Adekoya ATTACKER admonished them to be mindful that the future belongs to them, hoping that their approach to life will change and concluded that "If you have been helped by this scholarship, then you have to build yourself to become more helpful to the society than myself".
In reaction to this development, Oluwaseun Adeyemi Ogunmakinju, popularly known as ENZAIM, a student leader of the institution appreciated Rt. Hon. Abdel-Majid Adesegun Adekoya ATTACKER for his unending and unalloyed support to students and youths of Ogun State. In his words, Oluwaseun said "Rt. Hon. Abdel-Majid Adesegun Adekoya ATTACKER is known for his love for education. God will continue to bless him for his philanthropic deeds and the good works he is doing in the society.
Oluwaseun also enjoined other political office holders to remember students and be people-oreinted in their projects just like the Deputy Minority Whip does. He said "The annual scholarship is a good initiative. Other political office holders should imbibe this good gesture and emulate the laudable projects ATTACKER has been doing within and outside his Constituency."