- Stephanie Linus has been appointed as an ambassador for National OPS-WASH
- According to her post, the appointment was given to her by the minister of water resources
- The actress and filmmaker has continued to contribute to the environment as a change activist as well
Congratulations are in order for Nollywood actress and filmmaker, Stephen Linus as she recently accepted an ambassadorial appointment from the minister or water resources, Suleiman H. Adamu.
The movie star who is also a change activist made the announcement via her Instagram page of 1.1 million followers.
The mother of one shared photos which captured the moment she was appointed the ambassadorial position for National OPS-WASH.
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"Good Morning Amazonians and Warlords, I have been appointed as National OPS-WASH Ambassador by the Honourable Minister of Water Resources."
According to her post, the minister charged the actress to inspire behavioural change among Nigerians for people to take responsibility for their environment in her role as OPS-WASH Ambassador.
In the statement, she was applauded for her efforts with the Hygiene First campaign. Adamu also implored her and her team to map out different activities that would encourage environmental sustainability across the nation.
Her post continued:
As the OPS- WASH Ambassador, Mrs Linus promised that she will use her role to challenge Nigerians to make good hygiene a culture, as well as inspire citizen participation and responsibility. This appointment comes as a public sector recognition of the Hygiene First campaign which she launched in May 2020.
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Stephanie has received several awards and nominations for her work as an actress, including the 2003 Reel Award for Best Actress, the 2006 Afro Hollywood Award for Best Actress.
She also had three nominations for Best Actress in a Leading Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards in 2005, 2009 and 2010.
Only a few months ago, the actress and her husband, Linus Idahosa, both marked the occasion of their eighth wedding anniversary.
The celebrated actress shared a throwback wedding photo accompanied by sweet and touching words on her official Instagram page.
"Gosh! It feels like yesterday and It’s still fun to laugh and play together," the actress wrote in the opening paragraph of her note.
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