Chief Femi Fani-Kayode the former Minister of Aviation and the current member of The All Progressive Congress (APC) has come online to reveal that he had dinner with the current Minister of Communication Professor Isa Pantami. Femi Fani-Kayode who took to his social media page to announce the news said he was invited alongside the Governor of Zamfara State, Bello Matawalle.
It was an honor and a privilage to visit with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Aso Rock, yesterday in the company of my dear friends and brothers, Governor Mala Mai-Buni and Governor Bello Matawalle. Mr. President received us very warmly and we had an excellent meeting.
Over the years we've seen politicians doing what they said they would never do and also making empty promises that they would never fulfill. Many Nigerian Politician had vowed not to do something and some months after making the statement, they are seen doing what they said they wouldn't do.
Two PDP Leaders Who Recently Dumped The Party For APC But May Not Influence The Winning Of The Party
It is no more news that Some Peoples Democratic Party PDP Leaders are dumping the Party for the Ruling All Progressives Congress APC across the States. It should be recalled that the Party lost three Governors to the Ruling Party and many Senators. Among the Governors that dumped PDP for APC are Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, Cross Rivers State Governor, Ben Ayade and the Governor of Zamfara State, Bello Matawalle.
After years of being one of the outspoken members of the Peoples Democratic Party, the former Aviation Minister, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, has successfully joined the All Progressive Congress in what looks like an unbelievable defection for many Nigerians. Femi Fani-Kayode || The Punch. Since the news of his defection hit the internet, many internet users have been taken aback by his action.
The former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, had on Thursday, dumped the People Democratic Party (PDP) to the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC). Upon his defection to the ruling party, Mr Femi Fani-Kayode, who was the former spokesman of the Presidential Campaign Council of the PDP, was introduced to President Muhammadu Buhari by the Yobe State Governor and Chairman of the Caretaker Committee of the ruling APC, Mai Mala Buni, who was accompanied by Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State.
As the fight against bandits by the military in the northwestern region is garnering momentum, casualties from both sides have been recorded. While troops are bombarding the bandit's camp, they have also been caught unawares by these criminals. Though the military offensive has yielded positive results, the spate of kidnapping and killing is still ongoing in the region.
Photo: Femi Fani-Kayode, culled from the Tableshakers According to many media houses in Nigeria, former Aviation Minister, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode was widely reported to have dumped the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the ruling party, All Progressives Congress (APC). Chief Femi Fani-Kayode was presented to President Muhammadu Buhari as a new member of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) by the Governor of Yobe State and Chairman of the APC Caretaker Committee, Mai Mala Buni who was accompanied by his Zamfara State counterpart, Bello Matawalle.
Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi state has accused Femi Fani-Kayode, former minister of aviation, of lying after claiming he was not instrumental in the former's defection to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Chief Fani-Kayode, on rejoining the APC on Thursday,September 16, claimed that he was instrumental in the defection of three Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governors to the APC.
Defection is one of the popular perceptions of the Nigerian political system, as a noble politician and former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has dumped the People Democratic Party (PDP) to the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC), which has aroused the question of whether his act may be due to his ambition for 2023 presidential race.
Femi Fani-Kayode Says He Discussed National And International Issues With The Minister of Digital Economy
A former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode has stated that he discussed national and international issues with the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami He made this revelation when he shared pictures on his social media with the Minister, while disclosing that he had dinner in his beautiful home.
Former minister of aviation and popular Nigerian politician Femi Fani Kayode who is also known as FFK has taken to his official Instagram handle to appreciate the kind gestures and warm hospitality he received when he visited his politician friend Isa Pantami. Femi Fani Kayode said that it was an honor and privilege for him and his friend, Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State to visit Professor Isa Pantami.
The entire Nigerian political space was left in shock after the news of Chief Fani Kayode's defection to the APC hit the airwaves. Most Nigerians could swear with their lives that FFK would never return to the ruling party. He was a staunch critic of the APC and Buhari.
Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State on Thursday said his administration backed out of dialoguing with bandits terrorising his State because they deceived him and failed on their agreements. Governor Bello Matawalle Speaking with newsmen after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja, he said, "They have deceived us.
Zamfara State Governor, Bello Matawalle has stated that his administration decided to back out of dialogue with bandits because they are not sincere. Bello said this In Abuja while fielding questions from State House correspondents after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday. Matawalle was earlier known to be opened to dialogue but that has changed as he declared war on the bandits.
According to report, Dave Umahi, the Ebonyi State Governor has rubbished the claim by Femi Fani-Kayode, the former Aviation Minister, that he facilitated his defection to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Governor Umahi insisted that the former Aviation Minister, Fani-Kayode never played any role in his defection from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), to the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Governor of Ebonyi State, David Umahi, has rebutted Femi Fani-Kayode's claim that he played a role in his defection from the All Progressives Congress (APC). In an interview with Channels Television on Friday, September 17, Umahi claimed the assertion is an insult to him and the other Governors.
Governor of Ebonyi state, David Umahi has countered former minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode over claim of him playing a role in his defection to the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC). Femi Fani-Kayode who made his defection to APC known yesterday, had listed Umahi of Ebonyi state, Ben Ayade of Cross River State, and Bello Matawalle of Zamfara state as governors he helped facilitate their defection to APC.
Former Aviation Minister, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, yesterday became the hottest topic in Nigeria’s political circle after his unexpected decision to pitch tent with the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) seven years after leaving the party to become a fierce critics of President Muhammadu Buhari.
In a flagrant abuse of government finances, Governor Bello Matawalle was caught in a video giving cash gifts to Nigerian soldiers at an undisclosed location in banditry-ravaged Zamfara State. The fact that Zamfara State has recently become a haven of bandits in Nigeria is no longer news, since reports of persons being kidnapped are frequently circulated on social media.