The Chinese and Cross Rivers State governments are set to enter into a strategically beneficial partnership that is going to strengthen the relationship between both parties.
This relationship is set to cover various sectors, with a special focus on artificial intelligence, cyber security, and cloud computing.
The information about the partnership was made available when a delegation from the government of Cross River led by Inyang Asibong, the state Commissioner for International Development Cooperation, paid a courtesy visit to members of the Chinese delegation at the Chinese Consulate in Abuja on Tuesday.
During the meeting, the commissioner assured the Chinese delegation of the state’s readiness for the takeoff of the project.
He also assured the Chinese delegation that the state government is eagerly looking forward to the takeoff of the project because the governor believes that it is going to bring economic growth and development to the people of Cross River.
According to the commissioner, the new partnership will improve the economic status of the state through information and communication technology (ICT), scholarships and education,as well as science and development.
The Chinese Embaassy head of Educational Services, Zheng Shuchao, while speaking at the meeting said the office welcomes the new partnership that will strengthen Collaboration between China and Cross River State.
Other training exchange between Cross River and the Chinese embassy includes the application of artificial intelligence training,free online and Physical ICT trainings, Scholarships and Sponsorships to China among others.