Actress Funke Akindele emerges PDP deputy governorship candidate for Lagos State

Popular Nollywood actress, Funke Akindele has emerged as the Deputy for the Governorship candidate on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State, Nigeria.

Funke was favored after she was listed among five names released as the potential running mates of the party’s governorship candidate, Alhaji Abdulaziz Olajide Adediran popularly known as Jandor.

Twitter user and Political Strategist, Hon. Otaigbe Imadegbelo, confirmed this in a post he shared.

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The post reads;  “Funke Akindele is Lagos PDP candidate, Jandor’s running mate !!!

This comes after her relationship with husband, JJC Skillz hit the rock few days ago. Recall Funke Akindele’s colleague, Tonto Dike also emerges as ADC deputy governor candidate in Rivers State.

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Funke Akindele

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See reactions the latest development generated among netizens as “Funke Akindele” becomes one of the trending conversations on popular microblogging platform, Twitter. See below;

@OgbeniAyoola: Funke Akindele officially becomes Lagos State PDP’s Deputy Governorship aspirant. Okay. This isn’t a bad news after her marriage broke up but I doubt they’ll be able to win even their own wards. Let the politicking continue.

@SodiqTade: Congratulations to my friend and sister, Funke Akindele on his emergence as the PDP Deputy Governor Candidate in Lagos State. I celebrate her today and forever. We are heading to Alausa Government House next year.

@Remmzor__: I don’t understand, is Funke Akindele a politician ? Someone should educate me. if at all PDP want to win Lagos state (which seems impossible) is Funke and Jendor the best candidate ? Naso one state pick Tonto as running mate too . SMH

@2023_north: Funks Akindele emerges Lagos PDP Deputy governorship candidate Popular Nollywood actress, Funke Akindele, popularly known and called ‘Jenifa’ has emerged the Deputy Governorship Candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State.

@Tee_Classiquem1: Lagos PDP actually moved from Jimi Agbaje to giving their governorship ticket to Jandor and Funke Akindele, no wonder Sanwo Olu isn’t taking his campaign seriously after winning the return ticket, I’m even beginning to think APC is the one incharge of PDP faction in Lagos state



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