Lagos - More entertatiners lost their political party primaries towards the 2015 election,reports Nigerian Entertainment Today(NET)
Singer 9ice’s political ambition suffered a big blow as he lost the Oyo State All Progressive Congress(APC) primaries,while Kate Henshaw lost the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) primaries.
9ice was seeking to represent the Ogbomosho North/Ogbomosho South/Orire Federal Constituency come 2015, and Kate Henshaw lost out of the ticket for the Calabar South/Akpabuyo/Bakassi Federal Constituency, both at the Federal House of Representatives.
9ice lost the ticket to Prince Akeem Oyewunmi, the son of an Ogbomoso high chief who is also legal practitioner.
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9ice got a total of 142 votes while Akeem reportedly got a total of 270 votes.
9ice and Kate Henshaw join other entertainers like Kenny Saint Best, Tony Tetuila and Dayo Adeneye who all lost out at their respective parties’ primaries.
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