Nigeria Reggae Singer and Song writer, Patrick Nnaemeka Okorie, popularly known as Patoranking, has fulfilled the educational dreams of 10 exceptional African Students.
The entertainment star, awarded full scholarship to 10 promising students’ across Africa, while celebrating the lucky ones on his twitter handle, the Reggae star disclosed that he will fund 100 per cent of the students’ tuition fee.
In a post shared on instagram, Patoranking disclosed that after a thorough review of hundreds of application, the exceptional young people across Africa were selected.
Those selected were from African countries like Zimbabwe, Uganda, Rwanda, Ghana, Nigeria etc.
The Lagos born-Ijegun-Egba artist wrote on his page: “After reviewing hundreds of application from exception young people across Africa, we’re excited to announce that the inaugural Patoranking Scholars have been selected.
“The Patoranking Scholars will be rewarded with 100 per cent paid tuition and a once in a life time opportunity of being part of the next generation of extra ordinary African Leaders and Entrepreneurs………..The Time is Now. God Bless You All.”
Research shows that millions of people have been denied basic education in Africa, while others could not even complete their education as a result of paucity of funds.
This kind gesture by the music icon will indeed start the dream of Africa students’ becoming the next Extra-ordinary African Leaders and Entrepreneurs.