Wednesday, 7 October 2015

Ex Ekiti Gov Kayode Fayemi is shocked to be in Ministerial list.

Kayode Fayemi.
Former Ekiti state governor, Kayode Fayemi says his nomination as minister by President Buhari came as a surprise to him.I find this very strange,i am sure he had an inkling that he was on the ministerial list.He has been spending a lot of time in the company of Buhari lately. he had no knowledge Buhari had nominated him. Speaking to newsmen in Abuja this evening, Fayemi said;
"Well, to the extent that I was not told by the President that I was going to be on his list, yes, it came as a surprise. The President is a surprise master, let me put it that way. He did not tell anyone to the best of my knowledge and I would have
thought that I was in vantage position to know more than others.
I was with him for five days before then, I was with him in New York at the United Nation General Assembly and he never said a word about his list to me nor to anyone else. We came back to Nigeria together, I was with him till 4:00pm on the evening he submitted the list to the President of the Senate and I didn’t have any clue of what is going to happen. So, to that extent I was pleasantly surprised.”he said

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