Nollywood actress, Funke Adesiyan, has won the All Progressives Congress (APC) primary election to contest for a seat in the Oyo State House of Assembly in the 2019 election.
She is aspiring to represent Ibadan South-East II state constituency.
She shared the news on her Instagram page.
She wrote: “Yes we did it. I wish to thank Almighty Allah for his mercies. I wish to thank His Excellency Governor Abiola Ajimobi who gave a chance for free and fair primaries in my local Government yesterday despite pressure of imposition by some elements.
“Thank you to leaders of our party, APC at the state and Local government level for entrusting me with this mandate.
“To the glory of God, I won the primary election of Ibadan south east 2 with 207 votes against my contender who had 32 votes. I wish to thank all our leaders and delegates for their unquestionable believe in the brand FUNKE ADESIYAN.
“Thank you for not allowing the sham that almost marred our people process yesterday. To every little boy and girl out there dreaming, dream tall. Never let anyone stop you.”