By Mary Ugorji
May 9 (Newshour.com.ng) – The Chairman of the Imo State Council of Traditional Rulers, HRM Eze Dr. Emmanuel Okeke has commended the State Government, Senator Hope Uzodinma over his role in ensuring that Federal Medical Center Owerri has elevated to a Teaching Hospital.
He gave the Commendation in a brief remarks during the official inauguration of the Federal University Teaching Hospital Owerri last Friday
The royal father noted that the feat is an addition to Governor Uzodinma’s giant strides since he assumed office as the Governor of the State about three years and a half years ago.
Eze Okeke, who performed the traditional blessing of the kolanut at the historic event, praised Governor Uzodinma for his latest feat which is very beneficial to the economic, health and social development of the State.
He prayed God to continue to guide, direct, protect, and Grant the Governor more wisdom and strength to continue his good works in the State
The highpoint of the event was the official inauguration of FUTH Owerri by Governor Uzodinma.
The occasion was attended by dignetaries from within and outside the State, including the President- General of Ohaneze Ndigbo worldwide, Chief Engr. Emmanuel Iwuanayanwu, the Honourable Minister of for Health, the Vice- Chancellor Federal University Technology Owerri (FUTO), Prof. Nnnenna Oti, Government Officials, religious leaders among others