Chairman/CEO, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa has actually regreted that some Nigerian trainees on scholarships in the United Kingdom have actually transformed to begging for alms due to neglegence from their sponsors.
She, as a result, pleaded with their sponsors, Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) to quickly pay their allotments, university tuition as well as various other rewards of such students.
She stated this will definitely help their stay and also learning in the Uk.
In a claim on Tuesday, NIDCOM referred to a letter written to the Minister of the Niger Delta Sen. Godswill Akpabio, dated June 18, 2020, NIDC/001/20/ 1, underscoring the predicament of the pupils, as well as prompting the NDDC that are actually straight in charge of the students’ scholarships to pay off.
She included that the Commission rely on the Minister’s affirmations that all exceptional repayments to afflicted students are going to be actually made.
Presently there have actually been actually persistent calls by the students for immediate interference.
While the target date for settlement of the charges of a few of the students has actually run out or even ready to end, non-payment of their allotments have actually transformed a number of them to essentially come to be vagrants.
The NIDCOM CHAIRMAN once more appealed to the Niger Delta Ministry and also the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, to interfere quickly as well as without delay as well.