The actors showed support for Obi during a meeting tagged 40 Milion Ballots Movement in collaboration with Celebrities for Peter Obi (CEPO).
“During the time of Jonathan, he sent a lot of us outside the country. He wasn’t announcing what he was doing, he was just working.
“He sent a lot of our directors out to go and upgrade and learn more. They came back with good ideas
“He sent some producers, cameramen. Some of them went to America, London, Jos….they upgraded and they came back and things became better.
“So, we have seen somebody who’s going to lead us again and take us to our destination. His name is Mr Peter Obi. That man ehn, he surprises me. His not chief, he’s not anything; he’s just Mister.
“All of us in the industry, apart from a few, we are suddenly behind Peter Obi.”
Among the entertainers present for the meeting were Alex Usifo, John Okafor aka Mr Ibu, Okon Lagos, Paul Obazele, Rita Arum, Klint Da Drunk and others.
On Mr Ibu, Mama G said: “At a time was confused. But when his eyes opened, he said, ‘No o! I took the wrong way”. And then he came back to join the Labour Party.’
The ace film star also formulated a song in Igbo language about their principal which she taught the attendees and ensured they all sang together in unison amid cheers and applause.