Gov Ambode pledges support for growth of entertainment industry
The Lagos state Governor made the pledge at the 13th edition of the Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) in Lagos.
Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Saturday pledged that his administration would continue to provide platforms for showcasing and celebrating creative arts, talents and originality.
Ambode, who was represented by his Deputy, Dr Idiat Adebule, made the pledge at the 13th edition of the Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) in Lagos.
He said that every successful stakeholder in the industry found Lagos state to be a home as it was the hub of the entertainment industry in Africa.
Lagos is a place that provides all the support and opportunities necessary for the entertainment and creative industry to thrive.
”The stakeholders in this industry have shown that they can achieve much more in terms of boosting revenue base, the GDP as well as creating wealth and employment for our people.