A SS3 student of Intellectual Giants Christian Academy, Umuahia, Joy Ezechikamnayo, will today take over the reins of power in Abia State for 24 hours.
She will be joined by members of her executive council drawn from all the LGAs of Abia State.
The teenager who emerged as top performer after a rigorous essay competition that lasted over a week, will be sworn in by Governor Okezie Ikpeazu today.
Joy is is currently attending a leadership retreat with members of her cabinet.
The 20 top performers in the essay competition were designated as follows:
2nd position – Deputy Governor
3rd position – SSG
17 others are Commissioners