Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade, on Monday, appointed Gedoni Ekpata, a former housemate of the last edition tagged ‘pepper dem’ of the Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) reality show.
Gedoni on Monday, January 20 was appointed by the Rivers state Governor as his Special Assistant on Garment Factory and Branding.
Gedoni’s fiancée, who also featured as a housemate in the ‘pepper dem’ edition of the reality show, Khafi Kareem, announced the appointment on her Instagram page.
In her words Khafi wrote, “@gedoni has been appointed as the Special Assistant to Governor Ben Ayade on Garment Factory and Branding.”
Similarly, Gedoni’s appointment comes in line with the State Governor appointment of the CEO of Made Men Music Group (MMMG), Ubi Franklin who mounts the position of the special adviser to the Governor on tourism.
Confirming the appointment, Ubi said; “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 .”