- Volodymyr Zelensky, a 41-year-old comedian is set to become Ukariane's new president
- Zelensky won the elections by a landslide, unseating incumbent president, Petro Poroshenko
- The comedian who is a lawyer is to govern for a five-year term
- Nigerian comedian Ali Baba has reacted to the news
In what seems like a historical win, Volodymyr Zelensky, a 41-year-old comedian and filmmaker has emerged as president-elect of Ukraine as Legit.ng earlier reported.
Zelensky who has no political experience is said to have won the elections with about 70 percent of the votes, unseating the incumbent president, Petro Poroshenko by a landslide.
Interestingly, in 2015, Volodymyr acted as the president of Ukraine in a television series. The series, a political satirical drama in which his character accidentally becomes the president of Ukraine, ran till 2019.
41-year-old Zelensky is set to govern for a five-year term. Legit.ng gathered that the comedian also studied law at the Kyiv National Economic University department but has not worked professionally in the legal field.
Top Nigerian comedian, Ali Baba has reacted to the news of a 41-year-old comedian becoming the president of the large country located in Eastern Europe.
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Meanwhile, in a video trending on social media, the Arabian man, whose name was not revealed, said Nigeria has a problem of bad leadership. According to him, Nigeria is rich in oil and that the country had the mineral resource before Dubai discovered its own.
Apart from oil, the man said Nigeria is blessed with fertile land for agriculture. He said: “Nigeria is way richer than Dubai. Nigeria had crude oil before Dubai. "Nigeria also has agriculture, gold, diamond and many other valuable mineral deposits (minning), but Nigeria is currently the way it is because of bad leaders. "The only reason Dubai is better than Nigeria is because of good leadership.”
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