• UK awards Chevening scholarship to 53 Nigerians

    UK awards Chevening scholarship to 53 Nigerians

    The UK Government has awarded Chevening scholarship to 53 Nigerians for the 2016/2017 Chevening cycle, the UK High Commissioner to Nigeria, Paul Arkwright, has said.

    Arkwright stated this at the pre-departure orientation programme in Abuja, organised for Chevening scholars to commence their study programmes in the UK this September.

    He said: “For the 2016/2017 Chevening cycle, Nigeria recorded the highest number of applications globally, with about 4000 eligible applications.

    “Following this, a total of 53 Chevening scholarship and fellowship awards were made available […]