Imo Renames State University After Aba Kyari
By Samuel Ogunsona
The Governor Hope Uzodimma of Imo State said that the Imo State University will be named after the late President Mohammadu Buhari’ s Chief of Staff, (COS) Mallam Aba Kyari.
The University will now be known as Mallam Abba Kyari University.
A statement by the State Governor was made available to Irohinoodua today. The statement was signed by the Chief Press Secretary, Oguwuike Nwachukwu
The Governor made this call when the management staff of the University led by the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Adaobi Obasi paid him a visit at the Executive Chambers of the Imo State Government House.
The Governor went on to say that Mallam Abba Kyari played a pivotal role in the liberation of Imo State and no gesture is too big for a man who died as a patriot.
The Governor also said that consultations are underway with relevant stakeholders both in the education sector and in the State to critically look at the situation and take a decision.
The Governor urged the management staff of IMSU to live up to expectation, while pointing out that his Administration is very committed to quality education in the State and that Imo State University as the epicenter can not be left behind.
The University management through the VC commended the Governor for a job well done so far. She also called on all and sundry to support His Excellency to succeed.