President Muhammadu Buhari and Mr Femi Fani Kayode

President Muhammadu Buhari has received Former Minister of Aviation Femi Fani Kayode who defected from the People democratic Party PDP to the All Progressives Congress APC.

The brief event took place at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

Kayode was led into the President’s office by the Caretaker Chairman of the APC and Governor of Yobe State, Mai-Mala Buni and the Governor of Zamfara State, Bello Matawalle.

Speeaking to State House Correspondents thereafter, the Caretaker Committee Chairman said President Buhari was pleased that the former Minister defected to the APC.

From (L-R) Governor of Zamfara State, Bello Matawalle, Governor of Yobe, Mai-Mala Buni, President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Femi Fani Kayode, SGF, Boss Mustapha

Also speaking, Mr Fani Kayode said he believed that it was time for him to cross over to join hands with the President in moving Nigeria forward.

He added that Nigerians must remain united to salvage the country from those who do not mean well for the progress of the nation.

Kayode advised Nigerians not to allow any person or group to divide them or make the country disintegrate.

Bello Wakili