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Desmond Elliot gets APC endorsement

30 September 2014, 12:19

Lagos - Nollywood actor cum politician Desmond Elliot has gotten the endorsement of the All Progressive Congress(APC) to contest at the 2015 election.

 The APC gave their backing to Desmond Elliot on their official Twitter page where they wrote “Guess who our new celebrity candidate is @deselliot Welcome aboard... God save Nigeria God bless APC’

The actor and director will be contesting for the Surulere constituency seat at the Lagos State House of Assembly

This recognition may grant him safe passage through the party primaries as the 2015 general elections approach.

Also read: Desmond Elliot officially releases political manifesto

He first announced intentions to go into politics in March, and  released his political manifesto for the polls in September.

His manifesto covered sports development, a widows aid program and health care for the elderly, nursing mothers and children.


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