Mercy Johnson is one of the most popular names in the Nigerian film industry AKA Nollywood. She is notorious for playing raunchy roles in films, so you would understand why Nigerians lost their marbles when they heard she had been appointed Senior Special Assistant(SSA) for Kogi State.

Mercy Johnson Okoje was appointed by Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello as SSA on entertainment, arts and culture on the 14th of March 2017, she will begin work in her new role on the 1st of April 2017.

Her appointment raised mixed feelings with Nigerians reacting differently to her appointment, some were happy, whilst other were shocked, see tweet below!