By Vanessa Enofe, Naija Center News.
Nollywood actress, Mercy Johnson Okojie has been appointed by the Kogi State governor Alhaji Yahaya Bello as the Senior Special Assistant (SSA) on Entertainment, Arts and Culture.
Her husband, Prince Okojie is a member of the Peoples Democratic Party who openly campaigned for the PDP governorship candidate in Edo State, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu in 2015.
The new SSA took to her instagram to appreciate the governor and his wife, the first lady, Mrs Rashida Bello for giving him the opportunity to serve the state.
Mercy said “I’m gratified with the official notification reaching me on my appointment as the Senior Special Assistant (SSA) on Entertainment, Arts and Culture to the Governor of Kogi State
“I am humbled, as i duly acknowledge this attending responsibility to serve my great state with the modest experience i have gathered over the years. With depth of gratitude, i want to thank the Governor of Kogi State; his Excellency, Alhaji Yahaya Bellow and his wife, Mrs. RAshia Belo for this unparalleled opportunity to serve.