PDP deputy Governorship candidate, Funke Akindele loses polling unit to APC
Funke Akindele, Deputy Governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) lost her polling unit to the ruling party in the Lagos Governorship Election 2023.
ENigeria Newspaper reports that the famous Nollywood actor and film producer lost her polling unit to the incumbent, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of the All Progressives Congress, (APC).
PDP’s Funke Akindele loses polling unit to APC
Akindele’s polling unit is 019, Ita Aro Square, Àga/Ijimu ward in Ikorodu, Lagos state, where she cast her vote earlier on Saturday, March 18, 2023.
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ENigeria Newspaper gathered that Sanwo Olu polled a total of 77 votes to defeat PDP’s Olajide ‘Jandor’ Adeniran, and his running mate, Akindele, who scooped a total of 19 votes, Vanguard reported.
Labour Party’s candidate, Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour polled three votes, while Funsho Doherty of the African Democratic Congress (ADC) polled two votes.
Nigerians react as Funke Akindele Loses Poling unit
Nigerians took to the comment section of Twitter and reacted to the development.
“No be movie now.”
“She think say na drama .”
“Awwwn.. Funke me my love.”
“I told her Jennifer and Funkẹ are different characters.”
“My able deputy governor.”
“Maybe her followers on social media no dey that polling unit.”