Lagos - Anambra State Governor, Mr Willie Obiano has appointed 30-yr-old man named Mark Okoye as a commissioner in his government.
Mark was on Thursday confirmed as the Honourable Commissioner for Economic Planning & Budget Development by the Anambra State House of Assembly and
This makes him the youngest commissioner in Nigeria.
The governor’s official twitter account that links to a statement on a website announcing the appointment - described Mark as a '30-yr-old young and sound boy'.
The term 'boy' attracted the attention of twitter users who found it condescending.