The Federal Ministry of Information and Culture made a tweet via its official handle on the Federal Government, FG commending a Nigerian-born, Pearlena Igbokwe on her current promotion to Chairman of the Universal Studio Group, a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies.
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed issued this statement in Abuja on Monday, saying the Federal Government is very thrilled at the news of the promotion, which is the latest in a string of successes that have been recorded by Igbokwe.
”The fact that, in her new role, Igbokwe will lead the American company’s growing global television studio business, which includes
Universal Television, Universal Content Productions (UCP) and NBCUniversal International Studios, is a pointer to the huge responsibility that comes with the promotion and a testimony to her capability,” he added.
Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed also said: ”Igbokwe is an inspiration to millions of youths around the world and, in particular, those in our country’s burgeoning Creative Industry. We wish her success in her new role.”