FG Announces Date To Open Student Loan Application Portal

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The Federal Government, through the Nigerian Education Loan Fund (NELFund), has announced that the portal for student loan applications will officially open on May 24, 2024.

FG Announces Date To Open Student Loan Application Portal

A statement released by Nasir Ayitogo, the media lead for NELFund, said this step is part of President Bola Tinubu’s effort to make education more accessible and inclusive for Nigerian students.

The statement highlighted that the portal will be user-friendly, making it easy for students to apply for loans.

The statement reads in part: “The management of Nigerian Education Loan Fund (NELFUND) led by its Managing Director, Mr Akintunde Sawyer are thrilled to announce 24th of May, 2024 as the official date for the opening of a portal for student loan applications.

“This marks a significant milestone in the commitment of President Bola Ahmed Tinubu (GCFR) to fostering accessible and inclusive education for all Nigerian students.

“Through the portal, students can now access loans to pursue their academic aspirations without financial constraints.

“The portal provides a user-friendly interface for students to submit their loan applications conveniently.”

“We encourage all eligible students to take advantage of this opportunity to invest in their future and contribute to the growth and development of our nation.

“Students can access the portal on to begin application.”