Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has approved the sum of N500, 000 as bursary to each of the 120 Oyo State indigenes in the Nigerian Law School.
Governor Makinde, who received a delegation of the Law School students in his office on Tuesday, advised the students to persevere in the face of challenges.
According to a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Mr. Taiwo Adisa, N60 million was approved to cater for the 2019/2020 backlog session of Oyo State Indigenes in the Nigerian Law School.
He said that his decision was aimed at assisting the students to achieve greatness and encourage the students.
It would be recalled that the last time Oyo indigenes in the Law School received a bursary of N100, 000 was in 2012.