Nigeria is in the process of electing new leaders and some celebrities are contesting for elective positions too, thus their active participation.
Nigerian music sensation and politician, Bankole Wellington popularly known as Banky W, is one of the candidates contesting to represent the people of Eti Osa federal constituency at the House of Representatives.
The singer who has been busy with electioneering campaign is contesting on the platform of Modern Democratic Party (MDP).
On Saturday, February 23, when election into the office he is seeking for was going on, Banky W, shared a video on his Instagram page showing that INEC official at polling unit code 24-08-09-013 in Ikoyi sis not provide any ballot papers for the House of Representatives. From the video, voters were told to vote only for their presidential and senator choice candidates.
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The Yes/No singer is concerned about the result that will emerged from the polling unit at the end of the day as he said he will be closely monitoring the final tally to ensure that no votes for the House of Representatives is recorded in that ward.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng had reported that after the vice president, Yemi Osinbajo, had voted in his Victoria Garden City polling unit, another contestant, Fela Durotoye, and could not vote as the card reader was faulty. Though it later worked and he voted.
Legit.ng also monitored how Nigerian celebrities are participating in the 2019 presidential election. Many of them trooped out to vote for the kind of leaders they want to run the country in their various
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