Winner of BBNaija Season 7 Phyna, has joined the growing list of the show alumnus political appointees with a new appointment in Edo State.
She get a new name from the Esama of Benin. The monarch described her as, ‘Olokunameh’, which means ‘the goddess of wealth.’
She shared the good news via her official Instagram page on Wednesday. The commissioner of youths and sports to the governor of Edo state made the announcement.
In her statement as youth ambassador, she plans to use her foundation to fight against human trafficking, drug abuse and embark on investments in Agriculture and fabrication, in partnership with the state government.
Mr. Godwin Nogheghase Obaseki, the Commissioner for Youth and Gender Issues, Who spoke on behalf of the governor said the state government is excited to work with Phyna to achieve it 2050 vision.
In his words, “As a government, we do not take issues of youth development for granted that’s why the governor has appointed a young person to this ministry, not just a department of youth but we also have gender consideration.
“We are happy with what you want to do in the area of human trafficking, drug abuse, agriculture and fabrication.
“It is not everybody who wins the star prize that will have such idea.
“Be rest assured that Edo State will be ready to support you, the commissioner said.
This is the latest in a series of good news for the influencer-turned-youth ambassador.
She recently bagged a deal with a luxury skincare brand.
Making the announcement on her page, she said, “It’s a great privilege to announce to you all that I am now the brand ambassador to Rixari skin secrets @rixariskinsecrets.
Having to maintain flawless skin has been a priority for me and Rixari Skin Secrets does a magnificent job, it is time to experience that flawless skin.”
Recall, Hazel Onoduenyi, also known as Whitemoney, the winner of the “Shine Ya Eye” edition of the competition, also has a political appointment. He was named the state’s ambassador for creative arts by Enugu State Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi on Friday, November 19, 2021.