He shared this at the 7th matriculation ceremony of Gregory University, Uturu, Abia State, on Saturday.
Amaechi revealed that he is however proud that Wike was part of his team in Rivers State that politically became relevant, saying it is always key to be truthful in everything that one does.
According to him, ex Governors Peter Odili and Ada George of Rivers state are the godfathers God used to uplift him in politics.
He added that the university students should be hardworking and always stand for the truth.
His words, “I am innocently blunt, so be courageous as you work hard; as young people always hold on to the truth.”
Former Chairman of Nigeria Universities Commission, NUC, Prof Julius Okojie also said, “The primary and secondary levels remain the best starters. If your English is or mathematics is bad there, they remain bad even at the University. Countries that have practiced that are leaders all over the world,”
“The future of Nigeria Universities lie in the private universities.”