Olubankole Wellington alia Banky W, a singer turned politician, has received the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) nomination for the Federal House of Representatives’ Eti-Osa Federal seat.
After winning the Eti-osa primary on Monday, May 23rd, he was elected as the party’s Eti-osa representative in the next election.
This is the second time Banky W will try to secure a party’s ticket in order to have a chance of winning.
A video circulating online shows delegates and other party members counting and closely monitoring the results of the primaries.
The music executive received twenty-eight votes, while the runner-up received three votes.