Lagos - Nollywood actor turned politician, Desmond Elliot insists that he is from Lagos and is qualified to run for election in the state, reports Pulse.ng
The A-List actor turned politician, has come out to swear he is from Lagos State, after questions about his origin came up when he declared his intention to contest for a seat in the Lagos State House of Assembly to represent Surulere State Constituency 1 and his poster included Olushola as his middle name.
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Desmond Elliot said that his father is from Olowogbowo in Lagos Island, while his mother is from Delta State.
He said that people did not believe he was from Lagos because he seldom acts in Yoruba movies.
He said that he added his middle name on the political posters so that people could identify he was Yoruba since his first and last names are English names.
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