Nollywood actor, Bob-Manuel Udokwu has been appointed as the special adviser to Anambra State Governor , Charles Soludo on Entertainment, Leisure and Tourism, according to the Commissioner for Information and Public Enlightenment, Paul Nwosu, on Tuesday.
This is the third time Udokwu would be appointed to serve as an aide in three different administrations in the state.
The Nollywood actor had previously served as a senior special assistant on creative media during the administration of Peter Obi and as a Special Adviser on the Movie and Entertainment Industry to the immediate past governor of the state, Willie Obiano.
The governor also appointed Chukwuemeka Agbata, as managing director/ chief executive officer of the ICT agency in the state.
Agbata was the anchor of the programme, ‘Tech Trends’ on the television station.
Chike Anyaonu was also appointed as the Managing Director, Anambra State Housing Development Corporation while Christian Aburime will serve as the governor’s Chief Press Secretary.
The governor’s media aide, Joe Anatune, was appointed as the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Anambra State Signage and Advertising Agency.while Okey Ezeobi takes over as General Manager/Chief Executive Officer, Anambra State Bureau of Public Procurement.
Also on the list of the eight new appointees is Tochukwu Nweke, named as Special Adviser, legal to the governor while Nelson Omenugha was appointed as Special Adviser on Youth mpowerment Programme.