Banky-W for Senator
Nigerian popular entertainer Olubankole Wellington, popularly Known as Banky W, recently announced his intentions to run for House of Representative.
His intentions was made known under the New-age Political Party – Modern Democratic Party (MDP).
The actor, singer, filmmaker and songwriter announced his intentions on the party’s debut convention held on Saturday. He announced that he would be running for a seat in the House of Representatives, representing Eti-Osa local government, Lagos.
The 37 years old entertainer said “the time has come for us to play our part. We can no longer afford to remain mere spectators.”
We are not sure if he was referring to the youths or entertainers, or both? whichever he may be referring to, it only seems fair enough.
‘my entire life has been a story of just dreaming dreams and working until they come true, I can live with trying and failing. I cannot live with not trying at all’ – Banky W
Other popular figures present at the declaration were MI Abaga of Chocolate city, Poju Oyemade (senior pastor of Covenant Christian center) Jumoke Adenowo (Founder of AD Consulting & Awesome Treasure Foundations, Maryam Laushi (The publicity secretary of MDP) and Bukunyi Olateru-Olagbegi (Chairman of MDP)
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