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Breaking: FG Fixes Date To Open Student Loan Portal



President Bola Ahmed Tinubu-led Federal Government has finally revealed that the application portal for the much-awaited student loan will be open on Friday, May 24.

The Federal Government made this announcement on Thursday in a statement issued by the spokesperson of the Nigerian Education Loan Fund (NELFUND), Nasir Ayitogo.

According to the education fund, with the help of the loan programme, students can pursue their academic goals without worrying about money.

The statement reads: “The management of the Nigerian Education Loan Fund, NELFUND, led by its Managing Director, Mr Akintunde Sawyerr, is thrilled to announce 24 May 2024, as the official date for the opening of the portal for student loan applications.

“This marks a significant milestone in President Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s (GCFR) commitment to fostering accessible and inclusive education for all Nigerian students.

“Through the portal, students can now access loans to pursue their academic aspirations without financial constraints. The portal provides a user-friendly interface for students to submit their loan applications conveniently.”