Musicians Employers Association of Nigeria (PMAN) expressed a high level of confidence that Appointing Hon. Bobby Uchechukwu Michaels would really change the long-awaited narrative in the Entertainment industry in the state.
This delegation which was led by the national chairman of PMAN Dr. Okwudili Obi (Uncle P) expressed his optimism over the appointment of Hon. Bobby U Michaels on his appointment as the Special Adviser on Entertainment. It is his belief that the same contribution that the SA made towards the struggle to develop the industry in Lagos state would also be brought back home to enable the Industry to become formidable.
Music is a tool of mass mobilization and communication, which is also a huge Revenue generator both Nationally and internationally.
He pledged the unalloyed support of the association assuring him of their collaborations when the need arises.
He was also very grateful to the His Excellency, Distinguished Senator Hope Odidika Uzodinma for appointing a member of PMAN to head the Entertainment industry for the first time in the state.
The state chairman of PMAN, Bismarck Ekeocha in his speech confirmed that they have been working in synergy with the SA on entertainment since his inception to office, stressing that Imo state musicians are happy with his style and quality of leadership.
In his response, the Special Adviser on Entertainment Hon. Bobby Michaels was grateful to His excellency Distinguished Sen. Hope Odidika for finding him worthy and able to lead the Entertainment industry in the state.
He also commended the national leadership of PMAN for finding time to identify with him and his office, adding that he holds the association in high esteem due to its high level of positive impact on the entertainment industry.
Imo state is a big market for entertainment, which when fully tapped would certainly revolutionize the Entertainment industry in the state during the dispensation of the Visionary Governor who in his magnanimity has given us enabling environments through this office.
He, therefore, enjoined all the entertainment stakeholders, affiliate groups, and investors to support the 3R mantra of the government of shared prosperity of His excellency, Distinguished Sen. Hope Odidika Uzodinma government.