Veteran Nollywood filmmaker and former presidential aspirant, Victor Okhai has emerged the president of the Directors Guild of Nigeria (DGN).
Celebrated for his immense contribution to the film industry as a cinematographer, editor, screenwriter, Okhai has worked in various sectors of the industry including distribution and film production. The filmmaker is also one of the guild’s co-founders.
Okhai who succeeds Fred Amata, led the Saturday March 6, 2021 polls with 100 of the 151 total number of votes cast.
Incumbent vice-president McCollins Chidebe followed with 47 votes leaving other contestants Yinka Akanbi and Kehinde Soaga with 3 and 1 vote respectively.
Source: Pulse Nigeria