9ice undecided on party, Still consulting: Pawpaw •Kate Henshaw not giving upWith the 2015 general election just six months to go, some Nigerian celebrities who are eyeing elective positions are beginning to declare their intentions. One of such persons is Abolore Akande, famously known as 9ice. The singer is set to test his popularity in politics. Weeks ago, reports filtered into town that the Gongo Aso crooner has concluded plans to contest for a seat in the lower chamber of the National Assembly. Divergent reactions have continued to trail 9ice’s decision to venture into politics but the Ogbomoso-born singer is unperturbed. reliably gathered that though 9ice would contest, what is yet to be clear to him is the political platform on which he would make his dream a reality. Even though, some of his fans had expressed their concerns on social media platforms, with most of them claiming that his dream is a tall one.
A source close to the singer disclosed that 9ice is not disturbed by what his fans are saying and was ready to give his all to fulfill his ambition. The source also revealed that the singer was yet to decide on the political platform he intends to run, but information pieced together by R suggests that he may eventually pitch his tent with the All Progressives Congress (APC). SEE MORE ON PAGE2