Rivers State governor, Nyesom Ezenwo has donated five hundred million naira to PAMO University Teaching Hospital.
Wike, made the donation during the inauguration of the facility in Obio/Akpor LGA.
He said the support of his administration to PAMO University of Medical Sciences, Port Harcourt since its inception has proven to be worthwhile therefore, not misplaced.
The governor stated that in its five years of establishment; from 2018 to 2023, PAMO University of Medical Sciences is being celebrated because of the quality of students it has groomed already, and the satisfying growth it has witnessed.
He attributed the visible success story to the characteristic commitment, passion and sense of purpose known of the founder of the university, Dr. Peter Odili.
According to him, Dr. Odili, after his years as governor of Rivers State, did not go into retirement or relocate to Abuja to join association of former governors, but established PAMO University to offer more service to society.
“So many States have money, how many have been able to put it for people to see that yes, you have money. So having money is a different thing,” he said.
“You may have money but may not be able to use that money for the good of the people. So, this is what public officers should always learn that you still have a lot to serve mankind,” he added.