Ace comedian, Basketmouth confirms he would run for presidency following outcome of US election.
By Patricia Uyeh
It would be recalled that ace comedian, Bright Okpocha a.k.a Basketmouth had announced that he would run for the presidency come 2019, if Republican Candidate of the United States, Donald Trump emerged winner.
Staying true to his words, Basketmouth has revealed that indeed he would run for presidency in the next elections in Nigeria since Presidential-elect, Donald Trump eventually won.
On his Instagram page,the comedian wrote:
“My Esteemed people, in fulfillment of my threat/promise regarding the outcome of the just concluded #uspresidentialelection .
I am announcing my candidacy for the Office of the President of our dear country in the 2019 general elections.
”Consultations are ongoing and I will announce at a future date under what party. #MakeNigeriaBRIGHTAgain.”
We are waiting earnestly for more updates from him if indeed he is serious with this ambition.
Image credit: @basketmouth