Cross River Governor, Prof Ben Ayade, has appointed popular singer, Iyanya, as Senior Special Assistant Tourism and Entertainment.
This was confirmed in a statement by Special Adviser on Media, Publicity, Christian Ita on Wednesday night.
Others were appointed alongside the 26-year-old singer. Ita added that the appointment takes immediate effect.
Reacting to his appointment, the Kukere crooner in a post on his Instagram page, He thanked the governor for finding him worthy of such a position.
“It’s forward ever and backward never. I have been appointed the Senior Special Assistant on Tourism and Entertainment to the Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade.
“I thank God who made this possible and also my Governor for finding me worthy to handle this position,” he said.
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