The Chancellor and founding father of Gregory College Uturu, Prof. Gregory Ibe has saluted the tireless efforts of Governor Okezie Ikpeazu in rising Small and Medium Scale Entreprise (SME) within the State.
Professor Ibe made his emotions identified throughout an interview with newsmen in his hometown, Uturu, Isuikwuato Native Authorities Space.
“The Governor attire virtually on a regular basis in Made in Aba, so, he’s additionally an envoy of Made in Aba, whether or not he’s in authorities or exterior the federal government. The historical past of Abia State when it comes to Made in Aba is not going to be written with out his identify.
“We’ve got checked it, we consider that these successes could have a manifold acquire to our State that’s extra of entrepreneurial in nature,” he famous.
He stated Governor Ikpeazu’s ingenuity in attracting buyers to the State led to the rating of Abia by Nationwide Bureau of Statistics because the third finest in overseas direct funding in 2020.
Ibe stated “the efficiency of our Governor, taking into consideration the accessible of cash in his kitty to deal with the State is commendable”, including that
when absolutely accomplished, the Port-Harcourt street would absolutely open up Aba.
Ibe, a Peoples Democratic Celebration, PDP, stalwart assured that “we’re able to preserve supporting the Governor to make it possible for our social gathering turns into primary and keep the primary lead”.
The Chancellor of Gregory College, who is also a Guide of ECOWAS Fee for 15 international locations, emphasised the necessity for Abians to return again dwelling and make investments, revealing that he invested in his hometown and State to contribute to the event of Abia State.
In line with him, “if God has made you an Abian, the perfect factor to do is to do one thing for Abia in order that God will preserve blessing you. I’ve chosen to do my issues for Abia and I do know that what I’m doing, God can also be blessing me”.
He disclosed that his college Gregory College had employed extra that 1000 workers, majority of whom are from Abia State
Whereas appreciating Governor Ikpeazu for his efforts in bringing Enyimba Financial Metropolis and his infrastructural developmental strides in Aba, Ibe referred to as on the citizenry to cease messing up the drainage techniques in all of the roads constructed.
He added that residents ought to be warned via advocacy to keep up and defend what the Governor had initiated within the State.