- Popular actress Mercy Johnson recently shared some photos of her at the APC women Southwest rally
- Mercy threw her weight behind the Lagos state governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, who is running for a second term in office
- The actress also urged Nigerians to vote for the APC as she spoke about their good intentions, which sparked heated reactions
Nollywood actress Mercy Johnson is making headlines after sharing a post indicating her full support for the All Progressive Congress (APC).
Mercy Johnson, in a post via her Instagram page on Wednesday, December 7, shared photos of her activity with the ruling party as she declared full support for the incumbent governor of Lagos state, Babajide Sanwo-Olu.
“Earlier today, I joined His Excellency, Babajide Sanwo-Olu @jidesanwoolu and the incredible women leaders that make up the APC ‘Women Presidential Campaign Team’ at the APC women Southwest Rally.
"As a woman, wife to an APC candidate @princeodiokojie and mother, I am confident in the APC plan for women which is in line with the 35% affirmative action for women.
"From the goodwill messages and conversations with the women leaders, I was opportuned to hear from the horse’s mouth and I have renewed hope and confidence in the good intentions, great plans and actions to follow for the women of Nigeria and for the people of Nigeria. RenewedHope. VoteAPC. Odiwife.”
See her post below:
Netizens react as Mercy Johnson declares support for APC
Legit.ng captured some of the reactions to Mercy's post. See them below:
"You all just care about money, and no single regard for humanity. It's a pity!
"You haven’t heard that APC is very hard to sell this days? Country people are wiser now .#BadForYou."
"Support ur husbands for his position but don’t try sugar coating APC!! Even deep down you know the truth!!!"
"You self reason am if them ask u to vote APC again , you go gree?? . Please use your influence to promote nollywood not politics."
"Seriously, apc?! From where Nigeria was in 2015 to where it is now?! You name is mercy… may God have it on you. But this is."
"We will not vote for APC ma, thank you."
Regina Daniels and hubby show off dance moves during Delta political campaign
Meanwhile, Legit.ng reported that Regina Daniels and her billionaire husband, Ned Nwoko, were in Delta North as part of the latter’s ward-to-ward campaign ahead of the 2023 election.
Nwoko, who is vying for a senatorial post under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), was seen alongside his wife showing some dance moves amid cheers from spectators, who were thrilled to see them.
Regina revealed the campaign had been a beautiful experience for her.