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Governor Wike commissions Sea-Bed Model School,  restates commitment to access to education 

In line with his commitment to the creation of access to quality basic education,  Rivers State Governor,  Nyesom Ezenwo Wike on Monday commissioned the reconstructed and remodelled Sea-Bed Model Primary School,  Port Harcourt.

The school  is one of the 253 Schools  upgraded and expanded  by Governor Wike in the last four years. The Sea-Bed Model Primary School,  Port Harcourt was delivered as part  of Governor Wike’s first 100days in office for his second term.

Commissioning the school,  Governor Wike assured Rivers people that he will continue to uplift the standard of education  in the State through critical interventions.

He said: “We shall continue to engage  in human  capital development.  And the best way to engage in human capital development is to  fund  educational  development”.

Governor Wike announced that the State  Government has awarded contracts for the construction of 69 Primary and Basic Education Schools across the state.

“We are awarding contracts  for the construction  of 69 Primary and Basic Education schools for the expansion of the frontiers  of education.

“These projects will be handled  by  people  of Rivers State,  who will be  empowered  in the process of executing  the projects “, he said.

He said that the Rivers  State Government  will continue to develop  the education sector as a way of securing the future  of  Rivers State.

The Governor  reiterated the abolition of fees and levies for all primary and Secondary schools in the State.

He said: “We shall sanction any school administrator or principal that collects any type of fee. We have made provision for the funding  of all schools in the state”.

Governor Wike said that while other States celebrated  their first 100days through  press conferences, the Rivers State Government has  continued  to deliver projects  to the people.

In a project  description,  the Permanent Secretary of Bureau of Special Projects,  Mr Sunny Okere said that the school was remodelled and expanded.  He said the new school now has computer laboratory,  Electronic Library,  new classrooms and a Generator House .

Chairman of Rivers State Universal Basic Education Board,  Venerable Fyneface Akah said that this is the first time that the school is witnessing upgrade after 106 years of existence.

Mrs Inko-Tariah  of Christ Church thanked the Rivers State Governor for delivering  on his promise  to the Church . He said that the project is a testament that Governor Wike is a man of his wordsmith

Simeon Nwakaudu,

Special Assistant to the Rivers State Governor,  Electronic Media.

16th September,  2019.

Rivers State Governor,  Nyesom Ezenwo Wike ( m), Deputy Governor Ipalibo Harry Banigo (r) and Former Rivers State Governor,  Sir Celestine Omehia (l) during Seabed Model Primary School,  Port Harcourt  on Monday. 
Rivers State Governor,  Nyesom Ezenwo Wike (m), Deputy Governor Ipalibo Harry Banigo (2nd l), Former Rivers State Governor,  Sir Celestine Omehia (r), Speaker of the Rivers State House of Assembly,  Ikuinyi  Ibani (2nd r) and Chairman of Rivers State PDP,  Bro Felix Obuah during Seabed Model Primary School,  Port Harcourt  on Monday. 
Rivers State Governor,  Nyesom Ezenwo Wike Commissioning the Seabed Model primary school in Port Harcourt on Monday. 
Rivers State Governor,  Nyesom Ezenwo Wike Commissioning the Seabed Model primary school in Port Harcourt on Monday. 

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