Nigerian artist and record label exec Banky W is currently running to be a member of the Federal House of Representatives under the Modern Democratic Party and in a recent press round, he talks about his journey to becoming a politician from a background of music.
He also bravely talks about his battle with cancer, three times, and overcoming what he has been through. He says “Thank God we don’t look like what we’ve been through”.
His journey, which he says has made him stronger, includes being kidnapped by armed robbers, borrowing money to fuel his car, selling CDs and more.
Watch the interview below.