The Igbo community and royalty in Ghana have conferred a chieftaincy title on Nollywood actor, James Ikechukwu Esomugha, better known as Jim Iyke.
Naija News understands that the 45-year-old actor now has the title of Ohadike 1 of Ndigbo.
Jim Iyke according to reports, received the chieftaincy title on Sunday, September 18, 2022. The coronation reportedly took place alongside the occasion of the tenth Yam Festival in the African country.
The actor was reportedly given the title by Her Royal Highness, the Eze Ndigbo Ghana, Dr. Chukwudi Ihenetu.
According to Ihenetu, Jim Iyke was recognised for his achievements and contributions to the African entertainment industry and the Igbo people.
The actor has now joined his colleagues in the entertainment industry, the likes of music star D’banj, actor Alex Ekubo and reality TV star, Teddy A, to hold a chieftaincy title.
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