Nigeria’s former aviation minister has taken to the social networking site, twitter to hail himself for the country’s record of no single plane crash under his watch as the aviation minister.
According to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, chieftain, the country recorded 5 plane crashes the year before he assumed office – with the loss of 453 lives – while under his watch there was none.
He also noted that plane crashes resumed when he left the Ministry, acknowledging he must have done something right.
“The year before I became Minister of Aviation there were 5 plane crashes with the loss of 453 lives.When I became Minister the planes stopped crashing. There was not one crash under my watch.When I left the Ministry planes started crashing again.I must have done something right!” he tweeted
For this and for so many other miraculous events in both my public and private life I say, “to God be the glory!”
He is the Author and Finisher of my faith! He alone is to be praised.
— Femi Fani-Kayode (@realFFK) August 6, 2019
Chief Fani- Kayode served first as the Minister of Minister of Culture and Tourism under the administration of the then President, Olusegun Obasajo in 2006.
A year later, he was deployed to the Ministry of aviation – where he served for 3 years.
He’s yet to hold any public office since then.