The Executive Secretary of the National Institute for Cultural Orientation (NICO), Dr. Barclays Foubiri Ayakoroma, has congratulated Nollywood star actor, Bobmanuel Udokwu, on his recent appointment as Senior Special Assistant on Creative Media to the Executive Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi.
In a congratulatory later, dated February 21, 2013, and captioned “Congratulations On Your Well-Deserved Appointment,” Ayakoroma described Bobmanuel’s appointment as recognition of his outstanding contribution to the creative arts sector, particularly the movie industry.
The letter reads in part: “It is gratifying to note that your appointment has been widely applauded, which is an acknowledgement of your outstanding contribution to the creative arts sector, particularly the movie industry, which has attracted national and international recognition.”
Further expressing optimism that Udokwu will bring his wealth of experience to bear in fostering the socio-economic development of the state, through harnessing the vast potentials of the creative industry in Anambra State, Ayakoroma maintained that he had confidence in Bob’s ability to perform creditably in his current capacity, considering his enviable background in the Nigerian Movie Industry.
He also prayed God to give Bob the wisdom and strength to perform in his new assignment.