Funke Akindele has officially joined politics and become the PDP deputy governorship candidate of Lagos state.
The actress confirmed her deputy governorship candidacy in a video on her verified Instagram page on Tuesday.
With this position, she had become the running mate of the PDP Lagos State governorship candidate, Olajide Adediran, popularly called Jandor.
In a video she posted on Tuesday, she revealed her reasons.
She said, “I saw it as an opportunity to help liberate and improve the wellbeing of our people, particularly the deprived youth, women and the girl child.
“My decision is not just to accept this huge responsibility but to also work tirelessly and complement Jandor’s burning desire to see our dear Lagos live up to its full potential.”
Watch the video below: