Top 3 Nigerian Celebrities who Joined Politics

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Nigerian celebrities in the entertainment industry are known
for their versatility in different disciplines but not all of them are
politically inclined. Today, we have decided to pick out the three (3) of such
celebrities who while basking in the affairs of the entertainment industry
still joined the political circle of Nigeria. They seem to be doing well in
politics as no scandal have been recorded on them so far. Check out the list
below.

1. Desmond Elliot:
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Actor Desmond Elliot was the very first in recent times
though was not the only one as at the time of the 2015 elections as others such
as Kate Hensahw, Kenneth Oknonkwo contested at different levels but couldn’t make
it to the finish line then. Desmond Elliot ran for the state House of Assembly
membership to represent his constituency in Lagos state during the 2015
elections and eventually won. He won under the All Progressive Congress (APC) political
party.

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2. Mercy Johnson Okojie:
Actress Mercy Johnson who is popularly known as “Dumebi” because of the role she played
in a movie which was viewed widely is also in the political radar of Nigeria
now as she was of recently appointed into the office of Senior Special Assistant (SSA)
to the Governor of Kogi state Yahaya Bello. 
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3. Efe (#BasedOnLogistics):
The Big Brother Naija winner Efe did not only win the show
at last but also was brought into the political limelight of Plateau state by
Governor Simon Lalong as Ambassador for Entertainment and Creative Industry. It
was reported that  Efe was a graduate of University of Jos and to that
effect has brought a positive effect in recognition to the state’s university
and as a result, has bagged himself the aforementioned portfolio in Plateau
state.
We can all see that out entertainment celebrities have other
forms of potentials other than just acting and shooting movies/music videos.
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