News Update

Nollywood Star, Bob Manuel, Others, Laud Appointments by Anambra Govt

By Jude Atupulazi

The new government of Gov Chukwuma Soludo has announced further appointments, with popular Nollywood star, Bob Manuel Udokwu, among a list of eight new appointees.

The eight-man list which was disclosed last Tuesday by the Commissioner for Information, Mr. Paul Nwosu, has four heads of government parastatals, three special advisers and the governor’s press secretary.

According to the list, Mr. Chukwuemeka Fred Agbata will be the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer (MD/CEO) of Information Communication Technology (ICT) Agency; while Mr Chike Anyaonu becomes the MD/CEO of Anambra State Housing Development Corporation.

Others are Mr. Joe Anatune, as the MD/CEO of Anambra State Signage and Advertising Agency (ANSAA); Mr. Okey Ezeobi, an architect, as the General Manager (GM)/CEO of Anambra State Bureau of Public Procurement (ANSBPP); Mr. Christian Aburime as the Press Secretary, Media.

Also included are Barr. Tochukwu Nweke – Special Adviser on Legal Matters; Dr. Nelson Omenugha – Special Adviser on Youth Empowerment Programme and Mr. Bob-Manuel Udokwu – Special Adviser, Entertainment, Leisure and Tourism.

Further appointments are expected in the days ahead.