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Fani-Kayode mocks Nigerians over Buhari’s new appointments

28 August 2015, 12:12Lekan Oladeinde

Lagos - Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has reacted to Thursday’s appointments made by President Muhammadu Buhari, which favoured the North.

Writing on his Facebook page hours after the appointments were announced, Fani Kayode said he had predicted such actions during the 2015 electioneering campaigns but Nigerians insulted and lampooned him.

He wrote: "Nigerians wanted ‘change’ and now we have got it. No-one should complain because this is what our people wanted.

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Those of us that warned the country that this would happen were insulted and lampooned. Now we have to live with the consequences of our choice for the next four years. Welcome to the new Nigeria. Welcome to ‘change’

He then listed the key appointments already made by Buhari, which favoured the North.

1. President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria – north.

2. Senate President- north.

3. Speaker of the House of Representatives- north.

4. Chief Justice of the Federation- north.

5. President of the Court of Appeal- north.

6. Chief Justice of the Federal High Court- north.

7. Secretary to the Federal Government- north.

8. Chief of Staff to the President- north.

9. Chief of Army Staff- north.

10. Chief of Air Staff- north.

11. Comptroller General of Customs- north.

12. Director-General of State Security Services (SSS)- north.

13. National Security Advisor- north.

14. Director General NIMASA- north.

15. Chairperson of the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC)- north.

16. Comptroller-General Immigration- north.

17. Accountant-General of the Federation – north.

18. Commander of Civil Defence Corps- north.

19. Chief Security Officer to the President- north.

20. ADC to the President- north.

21. Principal Secretary to the President- north.

22. Senior Special Assistant to the President on media- north.

23. Chairman of the EFCC- north.

24. Head of Service- north.

25. MD of Nigerian Ports Authority- north.

26.DG of Nigerian Broadcasting Commission (NBC)- north.

27. Chairman NDLEA- north.

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