48 students of the University yesterday bagged scholarship awards from the Chinese Embassy.
The students which include excelling and indigent students were drawn from across various faculties in the University with 14 from the department of Chinese studies.
48 were chosen significantly to mark 48 anniversary of the diplomatic relations between the Peoples Republic of China and Nigeria.
The Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, His Excellency Zhou Pingjian was in the University to present the cash prize of N100,000 each to the deserving students.
The ambassador expressed hopes that the scholarship award would continue.