The Special Assistant to Akwa Ibom State Governor Udom on Entertainment Industry, Mr David Sageant popularly known as Utang Akwa Ibom, has stated that he is set to lead a 10,000 Man March in Solidarity of his boss.
In a chat with journalist in his office after a meeting with the Akwa Ibom State Entertainment Working Committee, Utang Akwa Ibom said the solidarity march is planned following the support entertainers in the state have enjoyed under the administration of Governor Udom Emamanuel.
The march, which is a follow up to the membership validation excercise conducted by Utang Akwa Ibom to create a database for the industry, it will feature stakeholders and practitioners, musicians, both gospel and secular, dancers, comedians, actors, directors, entertainment journalists, artiste managers, marketers, show promoters, DJs, pageantry- Kings & Queens.
According to the Secretary of the EWC, Comedian Sir James, the entertainers will march in their numbers waving their PVC reassuring the governor of their support during the forthcoming general election come 2019.
The meeting had in attendance top entertainers in the state, other issues relating to sectors in the industry were discussed and the house resolved to unity as a prerequisite to building a formidable entertainment industry in the state.