Mixed reactions as Yul Edochie asks Nigerians to make him president to take them out of poverty

Mixed reactions as Yul Edochie asks Nigerians to make him president to take them out of poverty

- Top Nollywood star, Yul Edochie, once again took to social media to talk about his presidential ambition

- The filmmaker made it a point to list some of the plans he has for Nigerians which include uniting the nation, and reducing poverty

- This sparked reactions with some of his followers telling him nobody can unite Nigeria, not even the ancestors

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Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie, seems to be serious with his interest in politics, and most importantly, the desire to become president in 2023.

In a recent post on his official Instagram page, the movie star firstly declared his hate for poverty and made sure his first point in his list of presidential goals is to be the one who would lift Nigerians out of poverty.

I hate poverty: Yul Edochie declares as he begins presidential campaign
Yul Edochie says he wants to be president in 2023 Photo credit: @yuledochie
Source: Instagram

Continuing what you can tag a campaign, Yul also noted that he will be a leader who will listen to his people and have their best interest at heart.

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The actor also pledged to unite the nation, put the citizen's safety first, and be a president for the common man if given a chance in 2023.

Edochie posted a photo alongside his caption, not a typical campaign photo though.

Excerpt from his caption reads:

"I HATE POVERTY. I hate to see people wallow in poverty. I will be that President who will lift Nigerians from poverty. That President who will take decisions in the interest of the masses. That President who will listen to the people. That President who will unite the East, North, West, and South."

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Followers of the actor took to the comment section to express their views and opinions on his declaration.


"Everything is possible."


"We are on this track together may God help us."

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"We gat your back. let's know the political party let's start now to mobilize."


"I support you sir."


"Odiegwu! Political promises. Who has ever done what he promised?"


"From your mouth to God's ear."


"I respect you @yuledochie but u can never be the president of Nigeria. go back to your history when the British told you the north and the east are like oil and water. not even your ancestors can unite Nigeria, stop dreaming."


"You will be a great leader."


" Strongly believe in your ability."


"For once in a life time,our country will be better."


"God will use you as a answered prayer to Nigeria Amen."

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In other news about the actor, Legit.ng reported that Yul Edochie took to social media to share a photo of him and his daughter who is his exact lookalike and female version.

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The actor also said that there is no need to run a DNA test as it was clear that the girl is his daughter to the point of even picking his nose.


Maymunah Ajetunmobi is a Legit.ng journalist with two years of working experience in the media industry. She graduated from the University of Ilorin with a Bachelor's Degree in Zoology. Maymunah is an Entertainment Editor because of her passion for writing and media related affairs. She believes in the uniqueness of every individual. Learn more about her on Instagram @munah__a.

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