Ex-Big Brother Naija housemate, Gedoni Ekpata has been appointed by Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade as his Special Assistant on Garment Factory and Branding.
The news was shared by fellow housemate turned fiancée, Khafi via her Instagram page on Monday. According to her, "All we do is WHAT...? Congratulations baby! 🤗😘❤️ #Repost @hitfmcalabar • • • • • •@gedoni has been appointed as the special assistant to Governor Ben Ayade on Garment Factory and Branding. #gedoni #crossriver #calabar #khafi #khadoni, "
In the same vein, Made Men Music Group (MMMG) CEO, Ubi Franklin also bags appointment from the governor as his special adviser on tourism. The music mogul and businessman poured out his joy through his social media handle
"*APPOINTMENT AS SPECIAL ADVISER* I, Ubi Ekapong Ofem (Ubi Franklin) wish to inform the public that I have been appointed Special Adviser on Tourism to His Excellency, Professor Benedict Ayade, Governor of Cross River State. It is indeed an honour to be deemed fit by His Excellency to serve the good and resilient people of Cross River State in this capacity. More so, I am most delighted to be functioning in the Tourism sector, one sector which is dear to my heart and one which I believe I fit into appropriately considering my background in the entertainment industry.
"I thank God for His grace upon my life. I thank Governor Benedict Ayade for giving me this golden opportunity to serve. I thank my family, friends, and well-wishers for all the support and encouragement. On behalf of myself and my family, I promise to work diligently and efficiently with all necessary stakeholders in ensuring that Cross River State returns to the summit of the world's tourism index. God bless Cross River State. God bless the Federal Republic of Nigeria,"