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Rivers state government to partner with private investors to promote tertiary education.

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Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that the state government will partner with private investors to promote  tertiary  education in the state.

The governor also announced a grant of N500million for the newly established Pamo University of Medical Sciences to support the development of the school and its students.

Declaring open the commencement of Pamo University of Medical Sciences during the installation of the Chancellor, Governor Wike said that the state needs more private universities.

The governor stated that  to consummate the partnership with Pamo University of Medical Sciences, the State Government will sponsor one hundred students annually for the next five  years.

He said the State Government established the College of Medical Sciences at the Rivers State University because of its commitment to train qualified medical doctors.

He said that the people of Rivers State will benefit from the establishment of the university because of the increased oppor…