Veteran actress Hilda Dokubo has revealed her reaction, anytime anyone questioned her political ambition or questioned celebrities who delve into politics.
The veteran stated via her Instagram page, that she always laugh when she hears people say “Nollywood isn’t politics”.
For her, there is no difference between an actor leaving acting for politics and another leaving acting for law.
The veteran noted how people always assume that one will remain where they last saw them.
“I LAUGH EVEYTIME SOMEBODY SAYS POLITICS IS NOT NOLLYWOOD O, HILDA LEAVE POLITICS AND FACE ACTING. I LAUGH BECAUSE IT’S NOT TOO DIFFERENT FROM LEAVE ACTING AND GO STUDY LAW. PEOPLE WILL ALWAYS ASSUME THAT YOU WILL REMAIN WHERE THEY LAST SAW YOU, THAT WAS WHY ON THE 3RD DAY THE WOMEN RETURNED TO THE TOMB TO SEEK JESUS, EVEN WHEN HE ORE INFORMED THEM THAT HE WILL RISE ON THE 3RD DAY. GETTING READY FOR MY NEXT RESPONSIBILITY. PLEASE GO AND COLLECT YOUR PVC. YOU NEED IT TO VOTE RIGHT”.
Meanwhile the veteran is set to join her colleagues running for elections.
It will be recalled that the likes of Funke Akindele, Tonto Dikeh, Caroline Danjuma, Banky W, Desmond Elliot, Rita Daniels and others have delved into politics.
Unveiling her poster, Hilda Dokubo announced that she wrote to apply as a member of the house of representatives, Asalga Akulga federal constituency.
“My dear people, I write to apply…. Yours OBIdiently”.