While his counterparts are declaring free education for primary and secondary schools, Anambra State Governor, Chief Dr. Willie Obiano has announced free education for any eligible person that wants to study Mandarin.
Mandarin is language spoken only in China.
During his speech at the Handover of Agulu Lake Hotel to Golden Tulip Hotel & Resort at Agulu, the governors declared free education for any would-be student of the language.
The offer will be up for grabs at the Chukwuemeka Odimegwu Ojukwu University & Nwafor Orizu College of Education from next academic session.
According the PA/Media Assistant to Chairman NYCN, Anambra State, Mr Philip Anagor, Obiano made this announcement as part of efforts being made to ensure an easy relationship with the Asians handling the Umueri International Cargo Airport, Umueri.
Recently, Obiano declared his intention to construct an international cargo airport in Anambra State.
Meanwhile, the Agulu Lake Hotel project is a big innovation to Anambra Tourism and it is also an opportunity for unemployed Anambra Youths to gain employment.
The project, according to reports, has been fully paid for by the State Government with a 5 months completion deadline.