The Senior Special Assistant to Kogi State Governor on Entertainments, Arts and Culture, Mercy Johnson Okojie, who launched a talent hunt for the yout...
The Senior Special Assistant to Kogi State Governor on Entertainments, Arts and Culture, Mercy Johnson Okojie, who launched a talent hunt for the youths of Kogi state on 17th of August, she has been described as a rare gem to the people of the state.
The Obadofin of Owe Land and the paramount ruler of the Okun people, HRH Oba Michael Yusuf made the remark when he received the Veteran Actress and her team in Kabba, Kogi state.
Mercy Johnson led the team to the palace of the Oba, to inform him of the talent hunt being conducted across the state, and also to seek his blessings and support for the project.
The monarch eulogized the human development project that ,the Mercy Johnson team has embarked on a work of prosperity.
“You are doing a work of prosperity by taking the youths out of the streets. This is a chance to right the wrongs. You will never regret coming to Kabba.” the monarch stated, while addressing the mercy team.
Speaking with Oba Michael ,he said, “I know you are going to discover talents, and I assure you that you are in safe hands. Your people can also come here to shoot films because we have so many hills here, like Obangogo. We do not play with women, and we have regards for you.
While speaking, the actress thanked the monarch for his blessings,and promising not to let the state down.
Mercy Johnsin also urged the people to cooperate with the Governor of the state, Alh Yahaya Bello in delivering the dividends of democracy.
On the team, they were top Nollywood actors, like Francis Duru, John Okafor and Ace comedian, Klint D Drunk.and others
The”GYBTalentHunt” which began on thursday 17th August 2017 and ends 21st August ,has been held across the major districts of the state.
Big one to the actress.