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February 18, 2014

Actors decorate Jonathan as Grand Patron

Actors decorate Jonathan as Grand Patron

President Jonathan & members of the Actors’ Guild of Nigeria @ the State House

By Abiodun Alade, @biodunpen

The Actors Guild of Nigeria, AGN, has decorated President Goodluck Jonathan as the Grand Patron of the body.

The decoration was held on Tuesday when the President of the guild, Ibinabo Fiberesima led others prominent actors and film makers including Segun Arinze, Fidelis Duker and Stephanie Okereke to the State House, Abuja.

The Minister of Information, Labaran Maku was also in attendance.

AGNJONA11It will be recalled that in 2013, President Goodluck Jonathan at a presidential dinner to celebrate the movie industry at 20, held at State House, Marina, Lagos unveiled a N3 billion  package to help turnaround Nollywood, which has seen growth in production and sales within past years, but remains heavily criticized for low content quality.

Some of the photographs were shared by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Dr. Reuben Abati via his twitter handle, @abati1990.

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