Director General of Callywood Studios, Egor Efiok, recently returned from Los Angeles where she represented His Excellency Senator Professor Ben Ayade at the Hollywood Weekly Magazine Film Festival.
Governor Ayade was given a special Image Award and a personalised vintage Fela wine made by MisEnBouteille for Felabration festival where singer Beyoncé performed and which was also sponsored by her husband, Jay Z.
Governor Ayade also covers the October edition of Hollywood Weekly Magazine and is the first African Governor to be accorded this honour. His landmark achievements and Cross River State was extensively profiled in the magazine too.
A press conference event conducted by Mrs Justina Ovat (Principal Consultant Calabar Hospitality House Ltd) was held at Tinapa Lakeside Hotel yesterday to welcome Egor Efiok back and to formally present the gifts to His Excellency Senator Professor Ben Ayade.
Present at the press conference were Mrs Rosemary Archibong (Commisioner For Information and Orientation), Dr Theresa Essien (General Manager CRBC), Mr Ken Aklah (Special Adviser To The Governor On Events), Prince Godswill Edward (Special Adviser To The Governor On Youth Affairs), Mr Eric Anderson (Special Assistant Tourism), Mr Effiong Ekpenyong JP (Special Assistant Carnival Planning), Mr Emmanuel Etim (House Of Assembly), Mr Hope Obeten (CICC), AIT and Cross River State journalists, friends and family.