The State Minister for Education, Mr. Emeka Nwajiuba, has said that Nigerian students on scholarship abroad have been paid through their various embassies.
Nwajiuba disclosed this on Monday at the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 daily news briefing in Abuja.
the money had gotten to the embassies in Russian, the United Kingdom (UK), and other countries.
He noted that the Nigerian embassy in the UK had confirmed receipt of payment.
“The money was paid this afternoon by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), it has finished processing all the money and forward to appropriate countries,” he said.