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Tuesday, 5 August 2014

Bayelsa Medical Students Neglected In Russia, Have Not Received Allowance in 14Months - Watch The Video of Their Cry For Help


in Kursk, Russia, two dozen Bayelsa State medical students, in the country on government scholarship, are outraged, citing the egregious neglect and abandonment they have faced at the hands of the Bayelsa State Government.

For 14 months, the students have not received their allotted tuition fees and stipend money, an issue that has crippled their academic pursuits. Throughout these months, students have been denied of allowances for books, medical and health necessities, even for winter clothing and coats during the -20 degree Kursk winters. 

Despite phone calls, letters, visits, and more to the scholarship board, The Bayelsa State House of Assembly, The Governor of Bayelsa state, The Ministry of Education, and the Deputy Governor of Bayelsa State, the students have received nothing: no funding, no response, and no answers. As September approaches, these students have been told they will not be able to resume classes without the required funds.

Culled: SaharaTV

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