Bayelsa govt awards scholarship to Nigerian Idol winner Kingdom
Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri has offered a scholarship to Kingdom Kroseide, the winner of the Nigerian Idol Season 6.
The governor said that the state government would now be responsible for the 24-year-old singer’s education at the Federal University, Otuoke, where he is currently a student.
He added that the scholarship would cover Master’s degree, should the singer elect to study for one.
Diri announed this Friday when Kingdom and his team paid a courtesy call on him at the Government House, Yenagoa.
He also appointed the budding star as Kingdom and his team at the Government House, Yenagoa.
“In appreciation of the honour you have brought to the state, I hereby announce that you are on the scholarship of the Bayelsa State Government. As you finish your first degree and if you proceed for a Master’s Degree, the scholarship would also cover your programme.
“You are also appointed as an ambassador of the youths of Bayelsa State,” Diri said.