Veteran Nollywood actor, Bob-Manuel Udokwu has been appointed by the new governor of Anambra State, Professor Charles Soludo, as his Special Adviser on Entertainment, Leisure, and Tourism.
The appointment of Bob-Manuel, a native of Nkwelle-Ogidi, Idemmili North LGA of Anambra State, was announced by the Commissioner for Information and Public Enlightenment, Paul Nwosu.
The renowned Gulder Ultimate Search host had also previously served his state as Senior Special Assistant on Creative Media during the administration of Peter Obi, and as an aide to the immediate past governor, Willie Obiano.
Bob-Manuel Obidimma Udokwu is a Nigerian actor, director, producer, and politician. In 2014, he received the Lifetime Achievement award at the 10th Africa Movie Academy Awards. He was nominated for Best Actor in a supporting role at the 2013 Nollywood Movies Awards for his role in Adesuwa.