A Lawmaker at a tertiary institution in Adamawa, has been criticised on social media for giving out ₦1,000 as scholarship to tertiary institution student under his prerogative.
The photos which are now trending online, pictured Italiya, the Minority Whip of the Seventh Assembly in Adamawa, giving out the ₦1000 notes to some students under his constituency at the Federal College of Education, Yola.
Even as the country is experiencing tough economic conditions, the media expressed their contempt and disappointments at the paltry sum.
Many questioned the worth of ₦1000 in the country, and what a student could still afford with such amount of money in these hard times
Others opined that the lawmaker could do better if he wished to regard the petty sum as a ‘Scholarship’.Click here to give us five stars rating!