In a statement issued by Charles Aniagwu, his chief press secretary, Okowa congratulated Efe on his victory.
The governor said that he wasn’t surprised Efe won the competition by 57 percent of votes cast because he behaved himself while in the Big Brother house.
“As a state we are very delighted that our son Efe won the #BBNaija competition. We are glad that he related very well with the house mates and survived all the evictions and avoided controversies in the house,” he said.
“He has portrayed the Delta character of being a true patriot and a worthy ambassador of the state.
“As a state we have continued to support talents in sports, creative entertainment and even in business and we are glad that Efe has made us proud again.
“On behalf of the government and people of Delta State, I thank Deltans and indeed all Nigerians that supported our son #Efe to clinch the prize money. Indeed beyond the prize money, he has displayed leadership traits that have distinguished him as a role model and we are very happy to have him bring honour to the state,” said the statement.
Efe, an upcoming rapper, won a prize money of N25 million and a sports utility vehicle.
Bisola emerged the first runner-up while TBoss was the second runner-up of the reality show.
Marvis and Debie-Rise were the two other finalists.
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Profile & Biography Of Efe (Big Brother Naija)
Ejeba Efe Michael (born February 25, 1993) popularly known as Efe Ejeba or simply Efe, is a Nigerian rapper, songwriter, actor and reality television show star.
He is the most popular Big Brother Naija 2017 housemate, having over 60% of fans compare with the other housemates.
Efe ‘Based On Logistics’ as he is fondly called by viewers has so far competed himself in the Big Brother Naija House, staying clear from all. Kinds of drama.
Despite his Nose picking habit, the Delta State-Born, Jos-based Rapper has taken everyone by surprise with the supports from viewers.
After being nominated for possible eviction, Efe pulled an
incredible 39.9% 58/59% out of 100% to stay in the Big Brother Naija House.
He hails from Delta state, Nigeria (with his family-root from Warri). As a rapper, Efe musical style is referred to as pigin-english rap.
Efe is one of the housemates in the 2017 Big Brother Naija television shows. Efe moved to Lagos because it is “where it all happens’’ and worked his way up to earn recognition.
Ejeba Efe Michael is a graduate in Economics, he enjoys cooking and is confident his easy-flowing attitude will help him win over Housemates’ plots.