Delta State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, the member representing Okpe state constituency in the state House of Assembly, Hon Sherriff Oborevwori have joined millions of Nigerians to congratulates the winner, #BBNAIJA 2017, Efe Ejeba, describing him as a proud ambassador of Delta State
The Governor noted that he wasn’t surprised Efe won the competition by a whooping 57percent of votes cast because he was well behaved in the Big Brother’s House.
In a statement issued in Asaba on Sunday, by his Chief Press Secretary, Charles Aniagwu, Governor Okowa lauded Efe Ejeba for being a good ambassador of Delta State, adding that the State Government is proud to have supported talented Deltans to achieve their dreams.
“As a state we are very delighted that our son Efe won the #BBNaija competition. We are glad that he related very well with the house mates and survived all the evictions and avoided controversies in the house,” he said.
“He has portrayed the Delta character of being a true patriot and a worthy ambassador of the state. As a state we have continued to support talents in sports, creative entertainment and even in business and we are glad that Efe has made us proud again.
“On behalf of the government and people of Delta State, I thank Deltans and indeed all Nigerians that supported our son Efe to clinch the prize money. Indeed beyond the prize money, he has displayed leadership traits that have distinguished him as a role model and we are very happy to have him bring honour to the state,” The Governor emphasized.
Congratulating Efe for his victory Hon. Oborevwori who mobilized many Deltans with recharge card to vote for Efe, commended Deltans for their support in ensuring that Efe whom he described as a proud son of Okpe Kingdom won the competition.
According to the lawmaker, “I must thank everyone for their tremendous support that ensured victory. I commend Deltans and Nigerians at large for this wonderful display of unity and unbelievable support that made sure victory was sure.
“The vote for Efe was Overwhelming. The victory was the effort of all of us, it’s not a victory claimed by one person, it was a joint effort and I am so glad and happy about it.
“Based on Logistics thanks to you all and Congratulations Efe.”