The governor of Plateau State Rt Hon Simon Bako Lalong in a statement released by the director of press, commended the efforts of Efe and further stated a victory for him will unravel Plateau as the training hub for the creative and entertainment industry .
“DIRECTORATE OF PRESS & PUBLIC AFFAIRS
OFFICE OF THE EXECUTIVE GOVERNOR, PLATEAU STATEPRESS RELEASE
The Executive Governor of Plateau State, Rt. Hon. Simon Bako Lalong has commended Michael Ejegba popularly known as Efe, who is a top contender for the Big Brother Naija (Nigeria) Reality TV show for being amongst the last Five (5) finalists.
The Plateau State Governor in his commendation and solidarity message to Mr Ejegba recounted the success that Plateau State Citizens have achieved in past reality shows. He said TV personalities like Kevin Pam, Karen Igoh, Malvina Longpet are all home grown Artiste from Plateau State who have achieved the rare feat of participating in different Reality Shows in Africa.
The Governor added that the emergence of ‘Efe’ as a winner will not only be a Victory to him and his family but will further consolidate on the unrivalled claim of Plateau as the training hub for the creative and entertainment industry . He said the show of courage, creativity and team work which the Reality Show positively seeks to promote, will serve as a source of inspiration for the development of the talents which the youths of Plateau are endowed with.
The Governor further called on all Plateau State citizens and particularly the Youth to vote enmasse for ‘Efe’ who is better placed to win the final voting of the Big Brother Naija (Nigeria) on Saturday 8th of April, 2017.
Samuel Emmanuel Nanle
Director, Press & Public Affairs
6TH April 2017″