Saudi Arabia government has made a claim to offer 424 scholarship slots to Nigerian students and total amount of 6,956 scholarship slots annually for African students.
Disclosing this in a statement, the Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia, proclaim this as part of the mutual Saudi-African relationship and the support for educational and scientific development in Saudi Arabia.
The statement also states that: “For the links and conditions to apply for the aforementioned scholarship, students are to seek information from their country Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Ministry of Education. Information may also be recieved from the Royal Embassy.
“The Embassy appreciates the cordial relations between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Federal Republic of Nigeria, as well as with all friendly African countries.”