Former Aviation Minister Femi Fani-Kayode has come under severe backlash on social media for defecting from the the opposition PDP to the ruling APC.


Taking to his Instagram page, Femi Fani-Kayode announced his defection as he shared photos of himself at the Aso Rock State House with President Buhari.

He wrote: 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. I intimated him of my decision to join the APC and he was delighted with the news.

Now we move forward together to make our country a better place and to bring peace, love and stability to our shores.

God bless Nigeria! 🇳🇬

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A post shared by Femi Fani-Kayode (Sadauki) (@real_ffk)

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A post shared by Femi Fani-Kayode (Sadauki) (@real_ffk)

The defection sparked some mixed reactions on social media as fans dragged Femi Kayode over his defection.

See reactions:

uche_chi88: Please don’t make me angry ohhhh, stop adding God to your nonsense or thunder wey carry acid go fire you

valentino142021: Judas is that You😢

cool_sammy1987: Your shame is shaming me….this is the typical example of the saying that says if you can’t beat them you join them!😂😂😮

lovefromsandra_: Praise God bawo 😂 you dey ment?

gentle_george: Someone said you are a political bandit. Is that true?

ada_ora___: Chineke ga apiwakwa gi onu oooo

engrluckyogwumu: You have failed us again, after all your bragging and your criticism, “So you later came here” that’s is your question from your APC members, I regret my belief for you, I regret the data I spent reading all the shit you have been saying, how will you tell your generation about this, how will you tell God this, I bet you, your downfall has just started from yesterday, you are going to be reduced to nothing but a rag in politics, IT IS WELL, u have proven to us again that all politicians are hungry men just like Obasanjo has earlier described you