Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun has congratulated the winner of Big Brother Naija season 5, Olamilekan Moshood Agbeleshe, popularly known as Laycon.
The 26-year-old singer and rapper who hails from Ogun State was crowned the winner of the reality show that lasted for 71 days.
Laycon had garnered 60% votes from the audience to defeat other finalists and walked away on Sunday with the N85 million grand prize.
Reacting on Monday, Laycon’s State Governor, Abiodun said his victory was a confirmation of his intellect.
The Governor also assured that his administration will continue to support and empower the youth via numerous channels.
“I am delighted to congratulate one of our own in Ogun State, Olamilekan Agbelesebioba, AKA
@itsLaycon for emerging winner of @BBNaija Lockdown.
“The pacesetter that you are, you have emerged one of the best in academic and social engagements, so this victory is aptly a confirmation of your brilliance, intellect and maturity.
“Our Administration will continue to support and empower the youth via numerous channels, towards inclusion, job creation, and the utility of our natural youthful energy.
“Youths of Ogun State, Nigeria, Africa and in fact the world over, see you as the face of positive revolution in the history of African entertainment,” the Governor tweeted.
— Prince Dr. Dapo Abiodun – MFR (@dabiodunMFR) September 28, 2020