Jim Iyke, a well-known Nollywood actor, is currently a chief. The actor was given the chieftancy title on Sunday in Ghana.

His Royal Highness, the Eze Ndigbo Ghana, Dr. Chukwudi Ihenetu, bestowed the actor with the title of “Ohadike 1 of Ndigbo” during the coronation, which coincided with the tenth Yam Festival.

Ihenetu claims that the actor received recognition for his accomplishments and contributions to the Igbo people as well as the African entertainment business.

A number of Nigerian celebrities including music star D’banj, actor, Alex Ekubo and reality TV star, Teddy A, were conferred with chieftaincy titles in 2018.