BreakingNews 25/11/14 - Gov Orji Says Abia Govt Ready to Partner UNN in Any Field

[ Masterweb Reports ] - Abia State Governor, Chief Theodore Orji, says his administration is willing to partner University of Nigeria, Nsukka, in any field of
interest.


The Governor stated this at the Government House, Umuahia, when he met with the Vice Chancellor of the university, Prof. Benjamin Ozumba and other principal officers of the school who paid him a courtesy visit. According to him, Abia State government is ready to open up discussions with the school towards a lasting partnership.


He thanked the Vice Chancellor for being the first from the UNN to visit him and expressed the hope that the visit will open windows of opportunity between the school and Abia State government.


Governor Orji noted that the university has done a lot in producing people of substance who occupy various positions in society today. He stated that the essence of governance is to impact on the people and disclosed that his government has done a lot in the area of health and academics.


The Governor revealed that Abia has excelled in academics and maintained the second position in WAEC in the past two consecutive years. Earlier in his speech, Prof. Ozumba said their visit was to build a partnership with Abia State government and appreciated the Governor for his laudable programmes in the state.


He said he appreciates the import of the position of Governor Orji as the chairman of the South East Governors' Forum and implored him to lend a helping hand to the university.
 

*Photo Caption -Governor Chief Theodore Orji

 
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