The Abia State College of Education (Technical), Arochukwu has named the newly completed ultra modern Provost’s office after the late foremost traditional ruler of the ancient town, Eze Kanu Orji.
Provost of the institution, Dr Phillips Nto who announced this at the formal dedication of the block said that the building was named after Eze Kanu Orji because of the impact he made in the entire local government and the State during his reign.
He disclosed that, during his reign, Arochukwu witnessed economic, social and cultural transformation and noted he used his wide connection to attract amenities and leaders to the ancient town.
Dr Nto also explained that he deemed it fit to build a befitting office for the Provost of the institution and revealed that former provosts of the college had been operating from make shift offices since establishment of ASCETA thirty years ago.
In his remarks, the Eze Oro in Arochukwu,Eze Eze Agwu commended Dr Nto for the honour done Eze Kanu Orji and prayed for more successes for him and the college.
Also speaking, the traditional ruler of Ezema autonomous community in Ututu,Eze Solomon Nwizu expressed satisfaction with the huge transformation that has taken place in ASCETA since Dr Nto assumed office and described him as an inspirational administrator.