Nollywood Actor Bob-Manuel appointed as Special Adviser to Anambra State Governor, Soludo￼
Veteran Nollywood Actor, Bob-Manuel Udokwu has been appointed as the Special Adviser on Entertainment, Leisure, and Tourism to the governor of Anambra State, Professor Charles Soludo.
This was announced in a statement signed by the Commissioner for Information and Public Enlightenment, Paul Nwosu.
This is the third time Mr. Udokwu would be appointed to serve as an aide in three different administrations in the state. He had previously served as a senior special assistant on creative media during the administration of Peter Obi. Mr. Udokwu, 55, also served as a special adviser on the movie and entertainment industry to the immediate past governor of the state, Willie Obiano.
The governor also appointed Channels Television anchor, Chukwuemeka Agbata, as managing director/ chief executive officer of the ICT agency in the state. Mr Agbata was the anchor of the programme, ‘Tech Trends’ on the television station.
Bob-Manuel, in 2014, received the Lifetime Achievement award at the 10th Africa Movie Academy Awards for his contributions to the growth and development of Nollywood.