The Bayelsa State Authorities has appointed the winner of the just lately concluded “Nigerian Idol”, Kingdom Kroseide, as youth ambassador. The federal government additionally awarded him a scholarship.
Governor Douye Diri made the disclosure on Friday, when he obtained the Kingdom and its group on the Authorities Home, Yenagoa.
Previous to his emergence as a winner, Kingdom was a 200-level pupil on the Federal College, Otuoke (FUO), within the Ogbia Native Authorities Space, Bayelsa.
Diri mentioned the federal government will henceforth be accountable for educating the 24-year-old gifted singer on the FUO, the place he’s a pupil and as much as a grasp’s stage, if he so wishes.
M. Diri suggested the youth of the state to place in the most effective of all they do to achieve success in life.
The governor mentioned: “In appreciation of the respect you’ve delivered to the state, I announce this since you are on the Bayelsa State Authorities Scholarship.
“If you end your first diploma and if you wish to proceed for a grasp’s diploma, the scholarship may also cowl your program.
“You’re additionally nominated as Bayelsa State Youth Ambassador.
“Let me take this chance to name on the youth within the state to see the Kroseide Kingdom as a mannequin; as one who, by onerous work and the grace of God, has introduced honor to the state.
“I’m assured that by placing your self in a respectable profession, you’ll convey honor, not solely to your self, but additionally to your state and your nation,” he mentioned.
Whereas appreciating the Kingdom for the respect finished to the state, Mr Diri suggested him to discover a stability between his lecturers and his profession.
He mentioned that with an accurate schooling and the grace of God, he’ll excel in his chosen profession even exterior the coasts of Nigeria.
He additionally suggested Kingdom to proceed to make use of its music to glorify God to maneuver to increased heights.
The Governor famous that the success story of the Kingdom was that of all Nigerians.
He thanked the Nigerian Idol judges, the Previous Boys Affiliation of the Nigerian Navy Faculty and Nigerians for his or her completely different roles that led to the Bayelsa-born competitors rising because the winner.
He additionally inspired the related ministries and companies to place in place the modalities to determine a music faculty that might exploit the considerable musical skills within the state.
Earlier, the Kroseide Kingdom attributed its success to God’s grace and onerous work.
He thanked the State Authorities, the individuals of Bayelsa and the Nigerians for his or her assist that allowed them to win the competitors.
In separate remarks, the consultant of the Amananaowei Federal Neighborhood of Angalabiri, Chief Peres Peretu, and the Director of the Kingdom, Felix Kroseide, thanked the State Authorities and all those that supported and voted for him to win. .
Peretu particularly appreciated Mr Diri’s management type of uniting and galvanizing individuals’s assist to allow them to realize nice achievements.