Ex-Big Brother Naija housemate, Gedoni Ekpata has been appointed Special Assistant to Cross River Governor, Prof Ben Ayade on Garment Factory and Branding.

The announcement was made public by Gedoni’s fiancée, Khafi Kareem who was also a fellow housemate on the reality show on her Instagram page.

She wrote,”@gedoni has been appointed as the Special Assistant to Governor Ben Ayade on Garment Factory and Branding.”

Only weeks earlier, Governor Ayade had appointed another entertainment industry, Ubi Franklin as his Special Adviser on Tourism. Music exec, Franklin personally broke the news when he wrote:
“I, Ubi Ekapong Ofem (Ubi Franklin) wish to inform the public that I have been appointed Special Adviser on Tourism to His Excellency, Professor Benedict Ayade, Governor of Cross River State.
”It is indeed an honour to be deemed fit by His Excellency to serve the good and resilient people of Cross River State in this capacity.
”More so, I am most delighted to be functioning in the Tourism sector, one sector which is dear to my heart and one which I believe I fit into appropriately considering my background in the entertainment industry”