As Nigerians prepare to vote on Saturday, Nigerian musician, Davido, whose music video became the first Nigerian music video to get 100 million views on YouTube, has been forced by his fans to declare open support for a fellow musician, Olubankole Wellington, popularly known as Banky W, who is vying to represent Eti-Osa constituency. Up till now, Davido has only made public his support for his uncle who is vying for a governorship seat.
It happened that Davido asked his fans via Twitter to participate in the upcoming elections to ensure good leaders get appointed. Then one of his fans replied: “Perhaps you should at least voice your support towards the candidacy of @BankyW it’ll be a good way to start. God bless.”
Left with no other choice, Davido, whose recent performance in London has been listed among the Best Naija Music Selection, responded that: “I am supporting @BankyW …” Thus, with just five days to the election, it became known that Davido was supporting his colleague, Banky W.SEE: More Nigeria news in Nigeria News Archive as well as in Nigeria News In Brief.