On Thursday, October 2, 2014, gospel artiste and Vice President of Kennis Music — Kenny Saint Best, officially declared her intention to run for a seat in the Lagos State House of Assembly on the banner of the All Progressives Congress, APC.
She held a mini but classy event, which held at Forks and Fingers restaurant, Opebi Lagos, the singer cum politician highlighted her plans and real reasons for going into politics.
‘Every night I pass through Opebi Road and see young girls (sex workers) I feel sad and it is worrisome that they keep increasing every year. This constituency is the seat of power for the entire state. I am going to the Assembly and it will be transformation galore,’ she began.
Speaking on her laudable contribution to the growth of the Nigerian entertainment industry, KSB said, ‘During my time with Kennis Music in the past 16 years, I touched the lives of many youth who have become big today. Some I never knew, but I saw something in them. Today, 2Face, Paul Play Dairo, Remedies, Essence are all success stories because we believed in them. Imagine what we can do through governance?’