The host Governor of the 2015 edition of Best of Nollywood Awards, Segun Mimiko of Ondo State couldn’t hide his admiration for the industry last night as movie stars converged in his state. While delivering his speech at the event which held at International Event Centre, Akure, the governor disclosed that he was a huge fan of the Nigerian movies and he was even more glad because his state has been monumental to the growth of the industry.
‘Most Nollywood practitioners are from Ondo State. Ondo is actually the home of Nollywood. I congratulate Nollywood and I am a fan of Nollywood,’ the governor disclosed. He further called on more investors to take advantage of the huge prospects in the Nigerian movie industry.
‘I want to call on people to invest in Nollywood, because Ondo State would soon start investing in Film Production. Nollywood is one of the best exports Nigeria has, and it contributes almost 2% to Nigeria’s GDP’ the governor said….