The announcement was made during a courtesy visit by the Big Brother Naija winner to the minister on Tuesday, May 30.
In a Facebook post shared by Dalung, he wrote: “‘Who I be?’ the popular saying of the Big Brother Naija Winner Efe Ejegba is today a voice that reminds every young person that no matter your humble beginning, your dreams are valid!
“On this note, Efe Ejeba the winner of Big Brother Naija is today pronounced & decorated Nigeria Youth Ambassador. Congratulations and we wish him well. God bless #NigerianYouths.”
Dalung revealed in another post that Efe has been selected among the Nigerian youths who will be participating in the Berlin Youth Entrepreneurship Summit in Germany.
““Based on logistics” I have directed the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Youth and Sports to include the newly decorated “Youth Ambassador of Nigeria” Efe Ejeba, the winner of Big Brother Nigeria on the list of youths that will participate in the Berlin Youth Entrepreneurship Summit taking place in Germany next month.”
Efe emerged the winner of the 2017 Big Brother Naija TV show, N25 million richer with a new lease of life considering his humble beginnings.
Big congrats to him.