His pursuit to become relevant in the political circle has finally been appreciated. For Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie it’s been agitation to be governor of his as well as President of Nigeria even though he got something lesser, it’s still a mission accomplished as the thespian has been appointed Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the governor of Anambra state on creative and entertainment media
The actor made this known on his Instagram page on Friday, July 6, 2018.
“I thank His Excellency Chief Dr. Willie Obiano(Akpokue Dike) Executive Governor of Anambra State for appointing me SSA to the Governor on Creative & Entertainment Media.
Thank you, sir, for seeing the zeal in me to serve the people and believing in me. Special thanks to Ndi Anambra, Ndi youth for your support and prayers, I will not let you down.” He said.
After losing the Anambra governorship elections under the Democratic Peoples Congress(DPC), he joined the ruling All Progressive Grand Alliance(APGA).
In April 2018, Yul Edochie declared his intentions to become the next President of Nigeria.
According to the actor, he wants to bring the problems of the country to the last bus stop.
“Today I declare my interest to run for President of the greatest country in the world, Nigeria. A blessed country that has been crippled by decades of bad leadership. Enough is Enough! Fellow Nigerians, stand with me let us bring the problems of our country to THE LAST BUS STOP!!!” he wrote.
Now he can start from the bottom up.
Congratulations Yul Eochie
I thank His Excellency Chief Dr Willie Obiano(Akpokue Dike) Executive Governor of Anambra State for appointing me SSA to the Governor on Creative & Entertainment Media. Thank you sir for seeing the zeal in me to serve the people and believing in me. Special thanks to Ndi Anambra, Ndi youth for your support and prayers, I will not let you down. Thank you to Senator Victor Umeh(Ohamadike), Chief of Staff of Anambra Primus Odili, Hon. Chinedu Obidigwe (Egbe ana agba Anyanwu), SSA on Project monitoring, parks and markets Hon. Chiejina Obieze(Onye rikanne) and many more. To all my fans and friends all over the world, thank you for your support, love and prayers. I got into politics so I can better the lives of the people. That vision will never change. Thank you Jesus! He wrote.