Nollywood actor and director and politician, Desmond Elliot is in celebratory mood as he receives his certificate of return to the Lagos State House of Assembly to represent Surulere 1 Constituency.

Mr Elliot shared this news and a picture of himself holding up the certificate on his Instagram on Friday.

He wrote: “To Him be the Glory , Honour , and Adoration . Received my certificate of return. I’m grateful to Surulere for this privilege. I’m humbled and I assure you that I’ll give my best at representing you . Congratulations to my Rt Hon Speaker @mudashiruobasa and Honourable colleagues . May we together take Lagos to greater heights.”

The Returning Officer, Bolajoko Dixon-Ogbechi, of the University of Lagos declared Desmond Elliot winner of the Lagos State House of Assembly election at the Surulere Local Government Collation Centre in Lagos on March 9, 2019.