Follow Naijacrux on twitter .follow us on Twitter www.twitter.com/Naijacrux , or @Naijacrux or search for Naijacrux!!Like us on facebook .Like us at www.facebook.com/Naijacruxforum.Click Here To Last longer In Bed[Stay amused>>>Don’t be a one minute Foul]>>> Love need Tips-See how Here


Random Pagan Verse:
The fool who fancies he is full of wisdom
While he sits by his hearth at home.
Quickly finds when questioned by others .
That he knows nothing at all.

Author Topic: Why President Buhari fail to appoint me as Minister ? Femi Falana  (Read 307 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline legendguru (OP)

  • Global Moderator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Date Registered: Sep 2015
  • Posts: 1154
  • Karma: +1/-0
    • View Profile
Loading...

Renowned human rights lawyer and activist, Femi Falana has explained why President Muhammadu Buhari did not appoint him a minister.

Buhari had picked Kayode Fayemi, former Ekiti governor as nominee for the state.


Speaking to The Interview magazine, Falana said: ?I was actually contacted. I was actually invited to come on board. It took me appreciable time to make up my mind.

?Along the way, I was made to understand there were people who were opposed to my appointment for ideological reasons. It is their right to do so.?

?For me, it would have been a call to service, not to make money,? he said.

?Those who believed that I should mobilise people to put in a word for me, or wanted me to speak to somebody I fought on principle several years ago were, of course, disappointed.


?This guy actually headed one of the universities at a time students were killed.

?I had to support the students? cause at that time. You don?t then expect me to go to him and swallow my vomit. This is what I mean by the ideological price.?

Falana said there were also ?certain leaders? of the All Progressives Congress (APC) that opposed his appointment because he was not a member of the party. ?Of course, they are right.

?Certain people wanted me to be opportunistic by offering to backdate a membership card for me. I said, ?no, over my dead body?. I wasn?t looking for a job. I was gainfully employed.?


 

 

Obasanjo Blast FG Again, PDP, CNM back Obasanjo’s Buhari is a failure comment

Started by guruslodge

Replies: 0
Views: 466
Last post April 04, 2018, 10:07:14 AM
by guruslodge
"I Will Defeat Buhari In A Free And Fair Presidential Election" - Fayose Vows

Started by legendguru

Replies: 0
Views: 686
Last post September 29, 2017, 12:31:02 AM
by legendguru
Buhari Reveals Secret Intention: I have no problem with Muslim-Muslim Ticket

Started by jchima14

Replies: 0
Views: 571
Last post October 26, 2014, 02:10:03 PM
by jchima14
Man walking from Lagos to Abuja on Buhari's victory finally arrives Abuja

Started by jchima14

Replies: 0
Views: 509
Last post April 21, 2015, 04:05:51 PM
by jchima14
Buhari talks free, fair election ahead of next year's election

Started by legendguru

Replies: 0
Views: 16163
Last post September 03, 2018, 12:33:42 AM
by legendguru
Betting Website Naijabet turns Buhari trip to London to betting Game

Started by Nairaland

Replies: 0
Views: 737
Last post August 04, 2017, 01:19:17 AM
by Nairaland
African Union UNECA Chairman Mbeki backs Buhari?s effort to recover stolen funds

Started by yungcrux

Replies: 0
Views: 593
Last post September 26, 2015, 03:32:37 AM
by yungcrux
Release of Nnamdi Kanu tops list of conditions Igbo senators gave Buhari to supp

Started by Ereporter

Replies: 0
Views: 303
Last post November 12, 2016, 10:44:59 AM
by Ereporter
Nollywood Actor Yomi Fash Lanso Wrote Open letter to Pres. Buhari, reveals Why

Started by Naijaloaded

Replies: 0
Views: 6323
Last post July 02, 2018, 12:37:04 AM
by Naijaloaded
Court adjourned legal suit filed to disqualify Buhari till April 22nd

Started by mastercode

Replies: 0
Views: 739
Last post March 26, 2015, 06:06:33 PM
by mastercode