Nollywood actress, Chika Ike, has joined the legion of movie and music stars selected for the prestigious United Nations Ambassador Of Peace Award.

Chika Ike

Information made available to Showbiz Trends by the actress’ public relations camp said Chika was honoured and made a UN Ambassador by the international organisation based on her past works in the movie industry.

Chika’s movie roles, according to the statement, were said to have had some sort of influence on the youths. This was in tandem with her charitable works and entrepreneurial spirit said to have given her the edge among her contemporaries.

“I will try so hard to live up to this position bestowed on me by the UN and stay dedicated to the cause,” an elated Ike said.

The actress has joined the exclusive list of the UN Ambassadors that include Hollywood actresses Charlize Theron, Angelina Jolie and Etal. It also has on its list top Nigerian movie stars like Omotola Jalade Ekehinde and Ini Edo.

The new position comes with a customized plate number, an international ID Card and an award certificate.

—Funsho Arogundade