Many of our favourite celebrities are gradually getting involved in Nigerian politics, as a good number of them are been appointed as special advisers to some political leaders while some are fighting to win some political seats in the country.
However, in this article, I have put together some Nigerian celebrities who are contesting in the 2023 general elections;
Famous Nigerian actress and movie producer, Tonto Dikeh has been nominated as running mate to the governorship candidate of the African Democratic Congress, ADC. This makes her one of the celebrities that will be contesting in the coming general elections.
Though she is not well known to be involved in Nigerian politics many of her fans and well wishes took to their social media handler to congratulate her.
Talented Nigerian Musician, Banky W made many of his fans and colleagues in the entertainment industry proud after the Nigerian singer won The Peoples Democratic Party ticket to contest legislative seat.
Bank W will be contesting the legislative seat for the Eti-Osa constituency on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2023 general election.
It may interest you to know that famous Nigerian movie star and movie producer, Desmond Elliot, has won the APC ticket for 3rd term.
He will be contesting to represent Surulere Constituency I in Lagos State House of Assembly under the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) ticket for a third term.