You will recall that popular Nigerian singer and actor, Banky W as of late reported that he was competing for a political post in 2019. Well, it seems like his past has caught up with him as a woman who heard this chose to express her complaint towards him by methods for an open letter. The vocalist has reacted to the case by her that he soured her PVC involvement in Lekki.
Bankole Wellington, popularly known as Banky W, recently joined the throng of Nigerian celebrities willing and hoping to make a change in the country by taking up a political post within their immediate environment. He took to announcing that he is contesting to be a member of the Federal House of Representatives. While this news has delighted many Nigerians who think that the popular musician and actor is able to inspire the change needed in Nigeria, some other people have been made to reminisce on the faults he did to them and many other Nigerians due to his recently disclosed intention. One of such person is a lady identified as Peppy Chidinma Akaniro on Facebook. After hearing about Banky W’s intention to join the race in the upcoming 2019 elections, she took to spewing out the grievance she had towards the celebrity.
As it appears, the event of Banky W’s political aspiration seemed a perfect time for Chidinma to express the singer’s faults because her complaint about him is very much related to his intended choice to be voted for. Hence, at the nick of time, the lady took to her Facebook page to recount how Banky W soured her experience while she was trying to obtain her permanent voter’s card (PVC). According to her, on Monday 28th May 2018, she and many other Nigerians were on a long queue waiting to be attended to by the officials in charge of the process. While she had waited for about an hour, several people claimed to have been on the queue for even more than three hours. Just as they were getting soaked by the hot sun, Banky W came into the centre with other celebrities like his wife Adesua Etomi, Ebuka Obi Uchendu and a few others. Chidinma was rather upset, not by the arrival of these celebrities, but by the fact that they walked straight into the building where the registration was ongoing without acknowledging anyone or waiting their turn. Even more, the mini photo session the celebrities engaged in with the officials while she and many other fatigued people looked on made her very angry. Her grievance is indeed best expressed by her.
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