BREAKING: Femi Fani-Kayode formally joins APC, meets Buhari • Promise to woo 3 PDP Governors to ruling party
By Trek Africa Newspaper
L-R: Chairman, Caretaker Committee of the APC, and governor of Yobe State, Mai Mala Buni; President Muhammadu Buhari and former minister of Aviation, Mr. Femi Fani-Kayode
Femi Fani-Kayode, a former minister of Aviation and chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has formally joined the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC.
He was presented to President Muhammadu Buhari by the Chairman, Caretaker Committee of the APC, and governor of Yobe State, Mai Mala Buni on Thursday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Mr. Fani Kayode said that he was led by the Spirit of God in his decision and that he joined the APC to help for the unity of the country, adding that he was against anything that would cause the disintegration of Nigeria.
He further disclosed that he was instrumental for the exit of three Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, governors to the APC.
The governors he mentioned were Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State, Ben Ayade of Cross River State and Bello Matawale of Zamfara State.
He further said that he has friends across party line and was wooing the governor of Enugu State, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, the governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde and the governor of Bauchi State, Bala Mohammed to join the ruling party.