Lagos - Funke Adesiyan is the latest entertainer to join politics, reports Nigeria Entertainment Today(NET)
The Nollywood actress will be contesting under the umbrella of People’s Democratic Party in Oyo State for a seat in the Ibadan South-East constituency in the House of Assembly.
She joins others in this new wave of entertainers entering politics, which has been dubbed 'Polictainment’
The actress joins others like Desmond Elliot, Bob Manuel Udokwu, Kenny Saint-Brown, and Dayo Adeneye vying for political positions in the 2015 general elections.
Adesiyan officially disclosed that she has obtained her nomination form which she showed off on her Blackberry Messenger over the weekend.
Singer 9ice, is contesting for the Federal House of Representatives seat also in Oyo State.
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