IHEDIOHA LAYS FOUNDATION FOR AHIARA TECHNICAL COLLEGE
The Governor of Imo State, Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha, has laid the foundation for revival of Ahiara Technical College, Ahiazu, Mbaise. The Governor performed the foundation laying ceremony for the remodeling of the Ahiara Technical College, Ahiazu Mbaise local government area, Imo State, amidst jubilation.
The Ahiara Technical College, which was established in 1931, is one if the moribund Technical Colleges in Imo State which the PDP led government marked for revival.Laying the foundation, Governor Emeka Ihedioha said the Technical College, when revived would enhance technical skill and ability of youths to fully engage in productive activities to strengthen economy.He said he has deep passion for Technical Education hence he is keeping his election campaign promise on reviving the 4 Technical Colleges in Imo State, describing the feat as a dream come through.
The Governor who noted that “the Ahiara Technical College Project Worths #768 million”, remarked that he is a man of his word, instructing the people of Ahiazu Mbaise to closely monitor the project to ensure quality work and timely completion. Governor Ihedioha reiterated that his administration is bent on using Imo people’s money to rebuild the State while reassuring them of boosting internally generated revenue to embark on people oriented projects to revolutionize the state.
Commending the Governor for the feat, the Interim Management Committee Chairman of Ahiazu Mbaise Local Government Area, Sir Sam Ahiarakwe, said the School will sharpen the mental horizon of the students on capacity building and proficiency. Ahiarakwe added that the Governor is imbued with sense of ingenuity, being a practical human who so much values education, excellence, industry and productivity.
The Ahiazu Mbaise Local Government Area Council boss who reassured the Governor of the continued support of Ahiazu Mbaise people as he rebuilds Imo State for the good of all, commended him for the construction of roads, ultra-modern Secretariat and Stadium buildings across the state.He said the feat would enhance economy, as well as promote free traffic and comfortable living.
Praying God to continue to keep and direct the Governor and Sir Sam Ahiarakwe, IMC Chairman of Ahiazu Mbaise to do wonders to lift the society, Very Rev Father Ekechukwu, urged the people to join hands with the governor to move the state forward.
Prof Mrs Viola Adaku Onwuliri, State Commissioner for Education and other government appointees accompanied the Governor to the Flagged-Off of the Government Technical College, Ahiara, Ahiazu Mbaise, Imo State.