The governor noted 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.
In a statement issued in Asaba on Sunday, by his Chief Press Secretary, Charles Aniagwu, Governor Okowa lauded Efe 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.”
He thanked the people of Delta State for making ther votes count for Efe.
He noted that beyond the prize money, the 24-year-old displayed leadership traits that has distinguished him as a role model.