#NigeriaDecides: Banky W, Davido, Omotola and Other Nigerian Celebrities Reacts As INEC Shifts 2019 Presidential Elections

Posted on February 16 2019 , at 10:38 am
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Nigerians woke up this morning to the news that the 2019 Presidential and National Assembly elections scheduled for today February 16 has been postponed by 7 days and will now hold on Saturday, February 23.

The news was greeted with mixed reactions as the Independent National Electoral Commission announced that it shifted the elections due to challenges with logistics arrangements.

Nigerian celebrities have also joined millions of Nigerians who have expressed their disappointment for not being able to go ahead with the exercise.

Nigerian Singer, actor and politician, Banky W who is contesting for a seat at the National Assembly described the situation as frustrating, especially for Nigerians who had other plans which will be disrupted by the change of date.

Pop star, Davido, who has been very active in the political scene used the opportunity to clown the APC led government, saying there is nothing wrong if the incumbent president to wants to be on the seat for one more week.

Nollywood actress and United Nations ambassador, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, questioned the relevance of the NYSC scheme as she beamed light on the plight of corp members engaged by INEC as ad-hoc staff for the exercise as many were seen sleeping outside in unpalatable conditions without adequate provisions for their welfare.

Others celebrities had the following to say:



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