Nollywood actor, James Ikechukwu Esomugha, popularly generally known as Jim lyke, has been conferred with a chieftaincy title in Ghana.

His Royal Highness, the Eze of Ndigbo Ghana, Dr. Chukwudi Thenetu, bestowed upon Jim lyke the title “Ohadike 1 of Ndigbo”.

The coronation was held in Accra on Sunday, September 18, in the course of the tenth Yam Festival.

Jim Iyke receives chieftaincy title in Ghana

The king of Igbos in Accra said the title was to recognise the actor for his achievements and contributions to the African leisure trade and the Igbo individuals.

At the identical occasion, Gospel musician Empress Gifty was put in chief in the Igbo community in Ghana.

Jim Iyke receives chieftaincy title in Ghana

The musician will now serve with the stool name Chief Ugonma Empress Gifty.

Empress Gifty, following the coronation, expressed gratitude to the King and the individuals of the Igbo Community in Ghana and pledged dedication to work for the expansion of the African continent at massive.

Jim Iyke receives chieftaincy title in Ghana

“I am more than thrilled to be part of history as the Igbo Community in Ghana marks its 10th anniversary on the throne today. This honour by extension would deepen the cultural and economic ties between Ghana and Nigeria. For this reason,  I would avail myself for this cause,  because we stand to gain a lot by working together as Africans,” she acknowledged.

Source: myjoyonline

Previous articleMohammed Kudus thrives in false nine role, but does the Ajax star’s future lie there?
Next article‘Aisha Huang’s charges scanty, superficial with intention to protect guilty accomplices in high places’ – Minority