The general election of the Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN) was recently held at the prestigious Le’meridien Hotel (Ibom Hotel and Golf Resort) at Uyo, capital of Akwa Ibom State.
More than 187 delegates gathered in the oil rich state from 22 states namely: Abia, Abuja, Adamawa, Anambra, Bauchi, Bayelsa, Benue, Cross River, Delta, Edo, Enugu, Ebonyi, Gombe, Imo, Kaduna, Kwara, Lagos, Nasarawa, Plateau, Taraba, Yobe and the host state, Akwa Ibom to elect their new national leaders.
The result of the general election which was ably supervised by top actor Steve Eboh popularly known as Ajeboh and supported by Emma Ogugua among others was adjourned free and fair.
The following emerged members of the new executive committee of the AGN:
National President – Emeka Rollas Ejezie
Vice President North Central – Mohammed Kareem
Vice President North West – Wassh Waziri Hong
Vice President South East – Lolo Oby Kate Okafor
Vice President South West – David Babafemi Branch
Secretary General – Abubakar Sanusi
Assistant Secretary General – Chelsea Raphael Nwodo
Financial Secretary – Emeka Duru.
Treasurer – Maradona Mikevine Paul
Public Relations Officer – Coker Monalisa Chinda
Director of Guild Services – Anigbo Clement Cowboy.
Chief Whip – Adigizi Bala.
Other top actors who witnessed the event include: Desmond Elliot; Chairman AGN Board, Ifeanyi Dike; President, Association of Movie Producers (AMP), Ralph Nwadike; President, Theatre Arts Motion Pictures Producers Association of Nigeria (TAMPPAN), Bolaji Amusan (Mr. Latin); President, Directors Guild of Nigeria (DGN), Fred Amata; Segun Arinze, Remy Ohajianya, Rita Edochie, John Okafor (Mr. Ibu), Ifeoma Okeke, Sony Mcdon W, Mojisola Oyatayo (Mama Ajasco), Ochendo McSmith, Uche Elendu, Imeh Bishop (Okon Lagos), Keppy Ekpeyong, Pastor Goddy Goddy, Ronnie Dikko, among others.