Ini Edo gets political appointment in Akwa Ibom State


The Nigerian entertainment industry is really paying off these days as much recognition is accorded practitioners in the sector through appointments into various political offices that relate to the arts. Gone are the days when entertainers are looked down on or relegated to the background.

To buttress this, Nollywood actress, Ini Edo has joined growing list of Nigerian entertainers who hold political offices. The thespian has bagged a political appointment as the Special Adviser (Tourism and Development) for Akwa Ibom State.

Though yet to make an official announcement, friends and other close relatives of the actress have continued to share different congratulatory messages with the actress on her social media pages. You will recall that top music act, Iyanya, Kate Henshaw, 9ice, and more bagged different political appointments in 2015.