U.S Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, is due in Imo State to partner the government to provide education opportunities to the poor.
Administrative Assistant to the America Law maker, Dono Hebrone said the free education policies of Owelle Rochas Okorocha has received the attention of prominent Americans who believe education is the key to improving the youths for future greatness.
Hebron stated that education given to the youths and women of a nation helps to shape that nation especially in future, and expressed happiness over the free education given to Imolites by Governor Okorocha from Primary to the tertiary level in the state. She stated that the high rate of crime including kidnapping and armed robbery in Nigeria is as a result of youths and women not having proper training and good education.
She assured that in weeks to come, Sheila Jackson Lee and her fellow congress women will officially visit Imo State with lots of gift’s and goodies especially in support for education, women and youth empowerment programmes for the growth of the state and for the betterment of Imolites.
It would be recalled that Sheila Jackson Lee conferred the congressional award of excellence to Governor Rochas Okorocha at Texas during the recent economic trip to the United States of America by the Governor.