THE Abia State House of Assembly has mandated its committee on health to turn in its report on the loss of accreditation of the College of Medicine, Abia State University, Uturu, (ABSU).
The Speaker, Rt. Hon. Chinedum Orji has frowned at the loss of accreditation of Abia State Polytechnic, Aba.
The Speaker during the House of Assembly Plenary said the House will be visiting the institution soon to conduct on the spot assessment of the situation.
The Speaker went ahead to announce that an Ad Hoc Committee would be set up to thoroughly scrutinise how funds released to the institution by the government were expended with a view to helping in finding solutions to the crisis that led to the loss of its accreditation.
Members of the ad hoc comittee are as follows: Hon Emeka Okoroafor – chairman, including Rt Hon Ifeanyi Francis Uchendu, Paul Taribo, l Mike Ukoha , Godwin Adiele, A.C. Thomas Nkoro, Nnamdi Allen Nwachukwu, as members.
The House further directed the Clerk to appoint a Secretary for the Committee.
The committee is expected to turn in their report in the next two weeks.