Nollywood actor Emeka Ike has declared his candidacy for the House of Representative seat in Ideato South, Imo State in the 2019 general elections.
The veteran actor has joined the likes of Desmond Elliot and Banky W in politics to contribute his quota to nation building.
Ike, who made the declaration on Sunday on his Instagram page, revealed that he will be running under the Young Progressive Party (YPP).
He wrote: YPP… the people friendly party… New blood… fresh breath… less clumsy…He accompanied his write up with a signboard of YPP and his posters. In another post “YPP is changing the grassroot narative… youths… it’s our time let’s go”.
The 51-years old has continued to post updates of his political campaigns.