Governor Rochas Okorocha’s Free Education in Imo State has been commended as it marks its 7th year on February 14, 2018 with an Anniversary event.
The Anniversary which will be held at the famous Heroes Square Owerri, Imo State amongst other events will be concluded with performances by Phyno, Timaya, Ruff Coin, Slow Dog and others.
There is also a brand new Kia Rio car to be won by a teacher in the state, while there are also other prizes for both teachers and students.
According to the Lead Organizer, Hon. Ugonna Uzuruigbo, the Deputy Speaker, Imo House of Assembly and the Chairman, House Committee on Tourism, the event is worth the celebration because free education in Imo State has turned the state around for the better.
He further stated that the impacts of Governor Rochas Okorocha’s Free Education policy is a legacy that will stand the taste of time and also one that has leveraged the state in terms of access and equity in the last seven years.
Aside the massive infrastructural development in primary, secondary and the three state owned tertiary institutions in the state, there have also been construction of new schools across the three geopolitical zones of the state among other legacies that that have earned Gov. Okorocha the title of ‘The Grand Commander of Free Eductation’ within the state and beyond.
With so much reasons to celebrate, Imolites are invited to the event which will also feature the best of the best Imo entertainers in the genre of comedy, dance and music.
MC Egbeigwe, Prince White, British Pastors, Tboi, Bossman, Kocho, Excel and Chasis P will also be joined by other artistes who will ensure it will be a fulfilled day for Imolites and others who will be gracing the occasion.