14 December 2012

Nigeria: Abe Gives Free JAMB Forms to 378 Students in Rivers

In continuation of his education support initiative, Senator Magnus Abe, representing Rivers South-East in the National Assembly, has commenced the procurement of the 2012/2013 Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, forms for indigent students in the district.

No fewer than 378 eligible candidates drawn from the seven local government areas of the district comprising Andoni, Eleme, Gokana, Opobo/Nkoro, Oyigbo and Tai, are to benefit from the scheme.

Beneficiaries of the programme, which started in 2011/2012 with 189 students benefiting, will increase to 567 when the process for 2012/2013 is completed.

The move is geared toward assisting less privileged students across the district aspire for higher education to guarantee a secured future for them.

Copyright © 2012 Vanguard. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.