IMT Freshers’ Matric: Education Key To Unlocking Youths’ Potential – Chime:
Chief of Staff to the Enugu State Government, Mrs Ifeoma Nwaobodom, who represented Governor Sullivan Chime, said education was the key to unlock potentials of youths.
She delivered the lecture titled: “Youth Employment through Education and Good Governance,” at the Institute of Management and Technology (IMT), Enugu, during its 32nd matriculation at the Jeremiah Useni Sports Complex where about 5000 students matriculated.
She said education was useful in ensuring political stability and fostering understanding among people of diverse cultures and belief.
She urged the freshers to focus on their studies. According to her, education is the best way to empower themselves for the future.
The Rector, Prof Mike Iloeje, noted that the institute had improved its academic standard and is prepared to attain global best practices. He urged the students to take their academics serious, saying it was their primary objective as students.
The Public Relations Officer, Dr Ifeanyi Ojobor, urged the freshers to study hard and make better grades.
President of the Students’ Union Government (SUG), Kingsley Isiani, also encouraged the freshers to study hard and be good ambassadors of the institution.
Students at the programme advised the freshers to abide by the rules and regulation guiding the institution.
Other persons at the occasion included the Deputy Rector, Mr Fidelis Okafor; Registrar, Mr Sylvanus Asogwa; Chief Librarian, Mr Donald Ozoalor; Bursar, Mr Augustine Ejiofor and Director of Works Services, Engr Luke Mmamel.
Source: The Nation