DC Exclusive: Enugu State Government Honours Barr Kenneth Okonkwo For Pioneering Nollywood


In an elaborate event held at Okpara square, Enugu on the 16th of Dec, 2014, Gov Sullivan Chime honoured Barr Kenneth Okonkwo for his pioneering efforts in Living in Bondage which started Nollywood. He was given the award as the Enugu Born Pioneer Nollywood Actor 2014.

Kenneth Okonkwo in accepting the award thanked God for His wisdom that inspired him to interpret the movie living in Bondage to the admiration of all even without any formal education in Theatre Arts. He thanked his fans for continued patronage and the Governor for the award.

Other artistes equally honoured are Nkem Owoh, Patience Ozokwo, John Okafor, Zach Orji, Nkoli Nwa Nsukka, Aneke twins (Nollywood Twins) and many others

About Delia Innoma

Delia Innoma is a prolific writer, promoter, artist manager with full professional proficiency in English, German and Igbo languages. She studied accounting and computer programming at the Institute of Management and Technology Enugu and Germany respectively. Delia is also a devoted mother of two and she founded the Diamond Celebrities Magazine. Her sense of responsibility and commitment to the Christian faith are essential forces driving her daily activities.

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