The Edo State Governor Mr Godwin Obaseki, has signed a deal with the Government of Malaysia for the establishment of a University of Innovation in Benin City, Edo State. The Governor disclosed this to newsmen in Benin City. According to him, this was part of his administration’s efforts to bring more development into the state, boost the state’s economy and better the lives of Edo people.
According to the governor, “As I speak to you today, I have signed an MoU with a company in Malaysia to bring a University of Innovation to Benin City. We are in discussion with one of the best schools in Malaysia and we have signed an MoU with them.”
Obaseki, in the last three years and nine months, has leveraged on his experience as a seasoned investment banker to bring developmental projects to the state through MoUs with local and international investors.