African man awards scholarship to 225 students for tertiary education

African man awards scholarship to 225 students for tertiary education

- No fewer than 225 students have received scholarships from a Nigerian man identified as Dipo Okeyomi

- The man gave the scholarships to students going to any College of Education and College of Technology

- Okeyomi was given an Icon of Humanity Award for his contribution to education

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An African man identified as Dipo Okeyomi has received a humanity award after he gave scholarships to 225 students. It was reported that the man issued the scholarships to students of tertiary institutions.

Okeyomi, who is from Nigeria, was given the icon of humanity award by the National Association of Polytechnic Students. Okeyomi took to his Facebook page to thank the association for giving him the award.

In the post, he revealed that he gave the scholarships to less privileged students going to any College of Education and College of Technology.

The award was presented to Okeyomi on Friday, 31 January.

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Okeyomi added that he will continue to contribute his part to the society and give more to the poor. He said the award given to him has inspired him to continue to give back to the community.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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