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Funke Akindele deletes politics-related posts on her Instagram after losing election

Famous Nollywood actress turned politician Funke Akindele has deleted all political-related posts shared on her Instagram page.

Akindele, the running mate to the Lagos State governorship candidate under the umbrella of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Abdulazeez Adediran, popularly known as Jandor, deleted the posts hours after her defeat.

A check by the Daily Post showed that all her political engagements during the electioneering process and photos from her campaign rallies were missing.

This comes after the incumbent governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu of the All Progressives Congress, APC, defeated the PDP in the just-concluded March 18, 2023, gubernatorial elections.

Sanwo Olu won with 762,134 votes, defeating the Labour Party candidate, Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour, who scored 312,329, followed by Abdul-Azeez Adediran with 62,449 votes.

It was also reported that Funke Akindele lost in her polling unit to incumbent Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of the All Progressives Congress (APC). According to the results, the PDP received 19 votes, the APC received 77 votes, and the Labour Party received three votes.

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