Nigerian celebrities are trying their hands at politics and actually succeeding.

Many Naija celebs are showing that politics is for everyone. As long as you have the “right stuff”, you can work for your people.

Maybe it’s the money. Nigerian politicians are one of the highest paid in the entire world.

Who knows really. A lot of Nigerian celebrities are definitely going into the political arena.

Here are 10 celebs who have gone into politics:

1.   Desmond Elliot

The former Nollywood actor has given up his on-screen career for the Lagos state House of Assembly. In 2015, he contested for a seat in the Lagos state parliamentary arm and won.

Image: NigerianFilms

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