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I may run for the president of Nigeria in 2019 – Yul Edochie reveals

Yul Edochie for President
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CELEBRITY GIST: Few days ago, talented Nollywood Actor Yul Edochie marked his 36th birthday and has revealed he may decide to run for president in 2019.

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Yul Edochie

The actor turned politican contested the November 2017 Anambra governorship election, on the platform of the DPC (Democratic Peoples Congress). He ran against 36 other governorship aspirants including the eventual winner Willie Obiano.

Yul Edochie for Nigeria Presidency

On his 36th birthday Sunday January 7th, he posted a video on his Instagram page where he stated his future political agenda of running for Nigerian President and his confidence of winning.

Yul Edochie and his 5-month-old son

These were his own words:

“So it’s my birthday, 7th January 2018. I just turned 36. So happy birthday to me! 2018 is just unfolding. We pray for more blessings, so let’s just keep our fingers crossed. Who knows, i may just decide to run for president of Nigeria this time in 2019 and i will win” – @yuledochie

Despite his defeat in the last gubernatorial election, he is positive of winning in the 2019 presidential election.

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Yul Edochie’s happy face!

What words do you have for the actor turned politician Yul Edochie?

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Joan Nwankwo is a founding member and blogger at Nollywood Community, a Nigerian online community for sharing and discussing all things Nollywood. I enjoy blogging about our Nollywood Celebrities! 🙌

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