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Entertainment of Monday, 20 March 2023


Funke Akindele deletes all PDP related posts from her Instagram page after election failure

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Popular actress, Funke Akindele has deleted all posts relating to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) after the woeful performance of the party at the just-ended governorship election in the state.

The PDP and its candidate, Abdul-Azeez Adediran who is also known as Jandor finished a distant third in the elections after polling 62,449 votes.

Incumbent governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu who was declared the winner of the elections polled 762,134 votes more than double the number of his closest rival, Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour who got 312,329.

INEC Returning officer, Adenike Oladiji, who announced the result said Mr Sanwo-Olu scored 25 percent of the total number of votes and also the highest number of votes in the race.

She also said the governor cleared 19 out of the 20 local government areas of the state.

Mr Sanwo-Olu, she added, polled the highest number of votes in Ikeja, Apapa, Badagry, Lagos Island, Epe, Agege, Ibeju-lekki, Kosofe, Surulere and Somolu.

An image of Funke Akindele's Instagram page