Banky W Joins Politics-2019 Election.
Popular musician and actor, Olubankole Wellington popularly known as Banky W has been reported to have joined politics recently.
Banky W declared his intention of running for the house of representatives post in the 2019 General election. He made this known on Saturday night via his instagram page that he will be running for Eti-Osa Federal house of representative under the Modern Democratic Party (MDP) .
He was reported to have made a comment on why he will be running for the election, “They said we don’t have the money to run.. we say our strength lies in our numbers. They said we don’t have the structure, we say we will attempt to build it. They said “what if you lose”? I say, what if we win?
“You see, my entire life has been a story of just dreaming dreams, praying about those dreams, setting goals, and working until they come true. I can live with trying and failing. I can not live with not trying.
“So while we may not have a godfather, we do have God. And we have vision. And intellectual capacity. And integrity. And the right intentions. And last but not least, a whole lot of hope.
“At the end of the day, hope may be all we have, but I believe that it is all we need. Thank you and God bless Nigeria.”
The Nigerian popular musician is now also a political icon which will add value to his career.