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Actress wins APC primaries

10 December 2014, 19:25

Lagos - Another Nollywood star won the primaries to represent the All Progressive Congress(APC) at the 2015 general elections, reports Pulse.ng

Actress Funke Adesiyan contested and won  in the Oyo State House of Assembly primaries of the APC.

She has thus followed in the footsteps of Desmond Elliot, who also won the APC primary for the House of Assembly in Lagos.

Meanwhile, afro folk singer, 91ce, is said to have appealed his loss in the election.

Also read:Desmond Elliot wins APC primaries

The Yoruba actress has become one of the few entertainers who have been able to translate their popularity  into a political career.

Funke who joined her colleagues like Desmond Elliot and Kate Henshaw to try her hands in politics, will be aiming to represent the Ibadan South-East State Constituency at the Oyo State House of Assembly  in next year’s polls.

Read more at Pulse.ng

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