Source: CTVNews In this file photo, Nicki Minaj arrives at the MTV Video Music Awards at the Microsoft Theater on Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015, in Los Ang
Nicki Minaj has agreed to pay education expenses for dozens of fans, in a sudden outpouring of generosity that played out on Twitter Saturday night.
The singer made the offer during a Twitter chat to promote another contest, after a follower jokingly asked if she had enough money to cover his tuition. “Show me straight As that I can verify with your school and I’ll pay it,” Minaj tweeted back. “Who wants to join THAT contest? Dead serious. Should I set it up?”
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Minaj’s offer triggered a wave of responses from young people citing their various financial woes. Some shared photos of their high school marks, while others in post-secondary school touted their 4.0 GPA (the equivalent of an A) in their pleas for help.
“If you give me a 4.0 then I’ll keep my end of…