246 Students Get Scholarship As Ooni Of Ife Clocks 45
Two hundred and forty six students have received scholarships from the Arole Oodua’Olofin Adimula, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, Ooni of Ife through His advocacy platform, the Hopes Alive Initiative (HAI) in partnership with Air peace Airlines.
The scholarship programme was held in commemoration of his 45th birthday which is set to hold on October 17, 2019. It is an expression of His Imperial Majesty’s appreciation to the Almighty God for the grace to witness yet another year in good health and prosperity.
According Deputy Chief Convener of HAI, Princess Temitope Adesegun, the scholarship programme was created after discovering the high rate of drop outs among students from basic to tertiary levels due to their inability to pay tuition fees. The programme was also designed to touch those who genuinely need it and the selection process conducted by the scholarship committee was free and fair.
His Imperial Majesty Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi has always been known to be an advocate for education, who is so passionate about the youths and sees so much potentials in them and wants them to succeed. This is why He continually thinks about how to make them better individuals for themselves , their families and the society at large.” She disclosed.
Speaking further, she said “Kabiyesi’s giving knows no bounds. My team and I are so honored and most importantly, happy to serve and learn the importance of giving from a wonderful King who has impacted lives of countless less privileged individuals in the society, she affirmed.
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