Kogi Governor Promises To Make State Institutions World Class
Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi state, has said that his administration would ensure that the state owned Health and education institutions compete favourably in the country.
Governor Bello made this known while receiving a report from the committee on the proposed take-off of the College of Medicine at the Confluence University of Technology, Osara.
The Governor noted that the Committee’s estimated amount of over two billion naira as indicated in its report to facilitate the establishment of the College of Medicine would be made available for the execution of the project.
He noted that the Institution which had already commenced with three faculties had already gulped over two billion naira.
Earlier, the chairman of the Advisory Committee, Professor Mohammad Audu while presenting the report expressed gratitude to the state government for the opportunity to serve, stating that the proposed commencement date for the College of Medicine would be the 2021/2022 Academic calendar.
A statement by the Chief Press Secretary to Kogi Governor, notes that Professor Audu submitted that the estimated sum of two billion naira for the establishment of the College of Medicine to would to ease take off of the college.