Students’ loan: FG reveals number of applications in one week *See statistics

The Nigerian Education Loan Fund (NELFUND) has said over 60,000 students have successfully registered for the loan scheme in one week.

However, NELFUND revealed that 30,000 applications have been successfully processed.

NELFUND also said so far, 90 percent of federal universities have submitted their students’ data to its dashboard, adding that 10 percent of federal institutions were yet to submit theirs.

NELFUND said its portal for submission of data from state owned tertiary education begins in three weeks time.

It also appealed to state institutions to begin submission of data of their students for onward processing.