Some of the Nigerian Celebrities have started involving themselves in politics as some of them have succeeded in the race, while some have quit their career in the entertainment industry, while others are still active as they combine both politics and their entertaining career.
In this article, I am going to share three(3) Nigerian Celebrities who are currently holding a Political position in the country.
Below are the list of three(3) popular Nigerian Celebrities Who Are Currently holding political position in the country:
The popular Nigerian singer and songwriter, Iyanya is currently the Senior Special Assistant on Tourism and Entertainment following his appointment by the Cross River State Governor, Prof. Ben Ayade. However, Iyanya has quit his music Career since he has been given the appointment.
2. Ini Edo
Ini Edo is another popular Nigerian Celebrity who is currently holding a political position in the country.
She is currently the Special Assistant to the Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Gabriel Emmanuel on Culture and Tourism since 2016. And in 2020, her appointment was renewed, and she is still maintaining her position in the entertainment industry.
3. Desmond Elliot
Desmond Elliot was once a renowned Nollywood actor following his part in many Nollywood movies. Desmond Elliot is currently a House of Representative member for the Surulere Constituency. He contested for the post in 2015 and continued in 2019 election and he is currently part of the Lagos State House of Assembly.
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