Famous music star-cum-politician, Banky W, has won the ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to contest for the House of Representatives, Eti-Osa Federal Constituency seat in the 2023 elections.
Banky W had a landslide victory pilling 28 out of 31 votes cast by the delegates at the primaries. He contested against legal practitioner, Mr Sam Aiboni, who pulled three votes.
Banky W said the election was a free and fair one and that he won by the Grace of God and the will of the people.
He added that he had a message, vision and mandate to do things better in the constituency and that he would achieve them through transparency, accountability and service.
Recall that Banky W in the 2019 election contested the House of Representatives seat under the Modern Democratic Party (MDP), but lost to Ibrahim Obanikoro of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).