President Goodluck Jonathan has described Nollywood as the nation’s greatest ambassador.
He said the sector is positively marketing the country to the world.
The President spoke when some artistes known as G-20, led by Kanayo O. Kanayo, came to condole with him on the death of his brother, Meni.
Jonathan said Nollywood has brought hope and good reputation to the country.
Kanayo said: “As practitioners in a veritable compartment of the creative industry, known as Nollywood, we are at one with your Excellency, family and all people of goodwill, within and beyond the shores of this land, in this time of grief.”
Other members of the delegation were Onyeka Onwenu, Stephanie Okereke-Idahosa, Teco Benson, Bukky Wright, Rita Dominic, Wale Adenuga, Peace Anyiam-Osigwe, Jide Kosoko, Bob Manuel, Sanji Danja, Emem Isong among others.