Nollywood actress, Kate Henshaw has joined the elite list of thespians who have delved into politics..
Henshaw is aspiring to contest for the Federal House of Representatives for Calabar Munical/Odukpani Federal Constituency under the ruling party, the Peoples Democratic Party( PDP).
The primaries is likely to be in October.
In a statement posted on campaign.ng today (July 19), which is her 43rd birthday, Henshaw, who has a degree in medical microbiology, said: “I have a strong interest and desire to serve my people and especially show that there is a better, more humane way to do things when you are in a position of leadership. Putting the people first and being accountable to them as well as being accessible.
“I am also very keen to promote and champion the provision of clean water, good roads and sanitation in my constituency.
“One of my key areas of project focus areas will be provison of affordable education and quality healthcare especially for expecting and young mothers.”