Popular Nollywood actress, Jaiye Kuti has been named ambassador of Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTEC), Ikorodu by the rector of the institution. Kuti is one of the most sought after thespians in TV drama series. Also honoured by the school as ambassador is Madam Badru aka Mrs Kogberegbe of the popular TV programme with same name.
The duo was given the honour for their effort and contribution to the movie industry. Kuti who was given a certificate of honour has been acting since 2002, she is an actress, producer, businesswoman and the chief executive officer of Jaylex Aesthetic Productions, a company which specialises in film, video and television productions. She has been part of soaps like EveryDay People, Face To Face, One Love and Spider. Known for playing motherly roles, Kuti has gone on to feature in especially Yoruba films.