FEMI FANI-KAYODE MOVES TO APC

FEMI FANI-KAYODE MOVES TO APC

President Muhammadu Buhari has formally welcomed former Minister of Aviation, Mr Femi Fani- Kayode, who recently defected from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC).

The Caretaker Chairman of the APC and Governor of Yobe State, Mr Mai-Mala Buni as well as Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara Stateled led the delegation to meet with President Mohammadu Buhari.

Speaking to State House correspondents after Kayode’s presentation, Buni quoted the President as describing the defection of Kayode to APC as a welcome development, saying that the president was pleased that the former minister had joined the APC.

He said: “We are here to present our newest member of the party, Chief Femi Fani- Kayode to the President and leader of the party.

“He is the newest member of APC and we just received him in appreciation and understanding of the President’s vision and magnanimity.

“The President received him very well. The President is a leader who shares his vision and looks toward greater Nigeria, so he received him very well and commended his courage.”

Fani-Kayode, who also spoke to the correspondents, said he believed that it was time for him to cross over to join hands with the President in moving Nigeria forward.

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