Governor of Cross River state, Ben Ayade has appointed Afro pop singer, Iyanya Mbuk, as the senior special assistant (SSA) on tourism and entertainment.
The ‘Kukere’ singer’s appointment was disclosed in a statement by Christian Ita, the senior special adviser (SSA) on media and publicity to Ayade, on Wednesday, 1st of September, 2021.
According to the statement, twenty-six others were also appointed as aides. It added that the appointment takes immediate effect.
Recall that Iyanya rose to prominence after winning MTN Project Fame season 1 and has continued to release hit songs.