Nigerians react to Banky W’s House of Reps declaration

Top Nigerian musician Banky W on Saturday, November 10 surprised Nigerians when he announced his intention to contest for the Eti Osa, Lagos seat at the House of Representatives in the 2019 general elections.

Making the announcement in an event tagged “Play Your Part”, Banky revealed that he will be running under the Modern Democratic Party (MDP), a party led by Prince Bukunyi Olateru-Olagbegi, a 27 year-old youth activist and entrepreneur.

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Nigerians, as expected, took to Twitter to comment on the Singer’s latest move. While some applauded the award winning musician, others condemned him for joining politics.

Check out some of the reactions below:

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Banky W has just joined his fellow colleagues in the entertainment industry who have ventured into politics. Some of them include, Mercy Johnson, Kate Henshaw, Onyeka Onwenu, Bukky Wright, Kenneth Okonkwo, Dayo Adeneye, Kenny Saint Brown, Funke Adesiyan, Femi Adebayo, Richard Mofe Damijo, 9ice, Desmond Elliot and many others. You may also like to read; Blackface Reveals Why He Is Suing Wizkid And Banky W

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