Governor Hope Uzodimma of Imo State has said that his administration is determined to put in place a dependable health delivery architecture that would help carter for the health needs of Imo indigenes and aspirations of medical professionals, including neurosurgeons.
He spoke in Owerri while declaring open the 12th annual Nigerian Academy of Neurological Surgeons Scientific Conference with the theme “Evolving Subspecialties of Neurosurgery in Nigeria.”
Governor Uzodimma who appreciated the academy for the choice of Owerri for the conference described it “as a well-informed decision to visit Imo State.”
The governor stated that the conference was holding at a time when “many still believe that there is no peace in Imo State.
“There is no doubt that our improved security situation and our famed hospitality and readiness to provide conducive ambiance for conferences must have informed your choice of Imo State as the venue for this conference.”
Governor Uzodimma noted that in the last couple of months, Imo State has hosted a number of high-profile conferences, including that of the Nigerian Army, Nigeria Police, Accountants, and Guild of Editors.