Governor Obi Presents Cheque for Heart Centre
Governor Peter Obi has presented another cheque of ten million naira for continuation of work on Dr. Joe Nwiloh Heart Centre at Saint Joseph Hospital, Adazi-Nnukwu. Governor Obi presented the cheque after inspecting the project at the weekend.
The Governor said the State Government embarked on the project in honour of the renown world surgeon Dr. Nwilo, to encourage the up-coming generation to emulate positive role models who have contributed to the growth and development of the society.
He explained that his administration will continue to recognize and honour those who have distinguished themselves in various fields of endeavour.
Governor Obi who said he was encouraged by the pace and quality of work and, promised to initiate more projects in the area soon.
Receiving the cheque, the Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Reverend Paulinus Ezeokafor, while thanking the Governor for the gesture, noted that people of the area are major beneficiary of the project.
Most Reverend Ezeokafor who described Obi as the best Governor Anambra has had, observed that the Governor has remained steadfast in his drive to develop rural areas and provide them with basic necessities of life with his policy of pursuing the common good of all.
The Bishop assured that the funds will be judiciously used, while the church will uphold the existing partnership with the State.
*Photo Caption - Governor Peter Obi