2023 Presidency: Yul Edochie declares interest to run

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Yul Edochie, nollywood actor, has declared his intention to contest the 2023 presidential election.

Mr Edochie announced this on Twitter Thursday while celebrating his 37th birthday.

The actor cum politician had previously took part in the 2017 governorship race but failed to oust now outgoing governor Willie Obiano.

Mr Obiano later appointed the actor his Senior Special Assistant on creative and entertainment media.

Prior to the last general election, Edochie had also declared his intention to oust incumbent president Muhammadu Buhari but his attempt to clinch the political office was thwarted.

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While asking for grace from the Almighty, he said he is preparing to seek the top office in the land again.

“Happy 39th birthday to me.
Last year l asked for wisdom, you gave it to me Lord.
This year I ask for your grace oh Lord as I prepare to run for President of Nigeria in 2023.
To bring real Peace, Unity & Progress.
The youths deserve a chance to fix our Nation
So help us God.
Amen!” the actor tweeted.

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