The Governor of Imo State, Owelle Rochas Okorocha yesterday April 29th, 2017, at the home coming of Imo State daughter and 2017 Housemate of the Big Brother Naija reality TV show, announced the appointment of Uriel Ngozi Oputa as Imo State Carnival Ambasador.
Governor Okorocha speaking at the "Imo Music Artist Conference & Imo Student Got Talent Fiesta, put together by the Grey Lines Company in collaboration with the Office of the Senior Special Assistant to Imo State Governor on Entertainment with the Theme "Entertainment Is The New Oil" held at the Imo International Conference Center eulogied Uriel for standing tall and representing Imo well. Stating that Imo is proud of her.
The event featured Music living legend, 2Face Idibia, Gospel on the Beat, Ateba and the appearance of BBNaija Housemates like Thin Tall Tony, Cocoa, Gifty, Kemen who all are in Owerri, in solidarity to their fellow housemate, Uriel Ngozi Oputa.
Uriel, who hails from Oguta LGA, Imo State thanked the good people of Imo State, the Governor and Imo youths for show of support and solidarity.