The Bayelsa State government has explained that Big Brother Naija star Nengi Hampson has never been named as the Bayelsa Girl-Child Face.
Clearing the air Wednesday over reports that the former locked householder was removed from the situation, Chief Media Secretary to the Governor Daniel Alabrah told the BBC that such a post had not been made. to do in the first place.
Earlier in the week, Governor Diri had named Ebizi Blessing Eradiri as the Face of Bayelsa Girl-Child.
Eradiri is a first female First Class graduate from the Faculty of Law at Niger Delta University, NDU and also graduated with First Class from Nigerian Law School.
Recall that Governor Diri was heavily criticized for choosing Nengi ahead of a First Class double graduate for the post.
Also, after announcing the appointment of Eradiri on Monday, Nengi took to her social media to pledge support and promised to work with an NDU graduate.
However, Alabrah told the BBC that the government had never appointed Nengi for that post, adding that the government could appoint as many people depending on which department they want to pressure. put on.
“Nengi is in the entertainment department so she can work in that direction while Ebizi Eradiri is in the education department.
“They all want to inspire and motivate girls in the state so they can aim better. It’s bad for people to think and politicize everything. ”