Bassey Ita Ikpang
President Goodluck Jonathan has promised continuous support to the development of the Entertainment industry as it contributes to the growth of the Nation’s economy. The President said this at the Presidential interactive session with Nollywood stars at Eko Hotel in Lagos. Targged Showbiz interactive with the President, the night brought together who is who in the entertainment industry to say thank you to the President for the growth in the industry over the years.
It was also a night for Nollywood stars to declare their support for President Jonathan re-election which they did through songs, dance, drama and comedy.
President Goodluck Jonathan said the entertainment industry in Nigeria has the potentialities to move the country forward in terms of unity and job creation that it should be encouraged. He stressed that if given the mandate in the next election more attention would be paid to the sector. It was a rare show of support for the President’s second bid as Nigerian entertainers under the auspices of Nollywood stars thrilled the audience.