The Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri, has introduced an academic scholarship for the winner of the Nigerian Idol Season 6 singing contest, Kingdom Kroseide.
Diri, who introduced this on Friday when he acquired Kingdom and his crew on the Authorities Home, Yenagoa, additionally appointed him as Youth Ambassador within the state.
He mentioned the federal government would henceforth bear the duty of the 24-year-old gifted singer’s training on the Federal College, Otuoke, the place he’s a scholar and as much as a Grasp’s Diploma stage if he so wishes.
The governor mentioned, “In appreciation of the honour you will have delivered to the state, I hereby announce that you’re on the scholarship of the Bayelsa State Authorities. As you end your first diploma and should you proceed for a Grasp’s Diploma, the scholarship would additionally cowl your programme.
“You’re additionally appointed as an envoy of the youths of Bayelsa State.”
He suggested Kroseide to strike a steadiness between his lecturers and his profession, including that with correct training and the grace of God, he would excel in his chosen profession even exterior the shores of Nigeria.
Diri additionally suggested youths of the state to place of their finest in no matter they do to be able to achieve success in life.
Talking, Kroseide attributed his success to the grace of God and arduous work, and thanked the state authorities, Bayelsans and Nigerians for his or her assist that enabled him to win the competition.
In separate remarks, consultant of the paramount ruler of Angalabiri Federated Group, Peres Peretu, and Kingdom’s supervisor, Felix Kroseide, thanked the state authorities and everybody that supported and voted for him to win.