BBNaija 2019: How I Lost Election In United Kingdom- Khafi Reveals
Khafi BBNaija 2019 housemate
BBNaija housemate, Khafi has shared her political career experience and how she had lost an election bid in the United Kingdom.
Concise news reports that Khafi shared her experience while the housemates gathered to rub minds on different topics.
Stating how she ventured into politics some years back, the UK based police officer noted that she lost a political position by a slim margin of 100 votes after contesting for a local position under the Labour party in London some years ago.
According to Khafi, some people around her almost 20k community felt she lost because of her surname (Kareem) pointing it to Islamophobia.
She also recalled how her family, including her mum and other relatives, traveled from other parts of Europe to London to help her campaign.
The police officer noted that the only reason she was allowed to run for office was because she was a part-time police officer and then she went on to become a full time police officer after losing the election
He co-housemates however lauded her efforts, while they continued to discuss politics.