Yobe state Governor and Chairman APC Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee Hon. Mai Mala Buni has approved the placement of 181 newly admitted Medical students on Grade level 07 salary scale.
This is contained in a statement signed and made available to newsmen by Mamman Mohammed Director General Press and Media Affairs to Governor
The 181 students are newly admitted to study medicine in both Nigeria and foreign universities.
According to statement, this is to encourage the study of medicine to meet the gap in manpower requirements of the state.
Governor Buni said, this is one of the critical areas that this administration is committed to improve to meet our needs and to serve our people better.
Gov. Buni enjoined the students to make good use of the incentives provided by government in the course of their studies.
He added that “You are opportune to be among the beneficiaries of this gesture, you should study hard to justify the investment government is making in you for a better future and to serve the state deligently”