- Delta state governor has sent a congratulatory note to BBNaija winner Efe
- The governor in his message stated that Efe is a good ambassador of the state
- He thanked the people of Delta state for making their votes count for Efe
Delta State governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has congratulated Big Brother Naija 2017 winner, Efe Ejeba, describing him as a proud ambassador of Delta state.
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In a statement issued in Asaba on Sunday, by his chief press secretary, Charles Aniagwu, Governor Okowa praised Efe’s victory 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.”
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The governor also stated that he wasn’t surprised Efe won the competition by 57 percent of votes cast because he was well behaved in the Big Brother house. He noted that beyond the prize money, the 24-year-old displayed leadership traits that have distinguished him as a role model.
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