Former Minister of Aviation and People’s Democratic Party chieftain, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode have stated the reason why he is always speaking up for the South East and Middle Belt region of Nigeria.
He stated this on his verified facebook account today where he stated that he is always fond of speaking for the East and Middle belt because historically,they have suffered more persecution and humiliation.
He added that the two zones have also suffered genocide,mass murder and marginalisation than other regions in the country.
He however mentioned two ‘rising stars’ that are championing the cause of the people of the middle belt.
The two personalities he mentioned includes Obadiah Mailafia who is the former Govenor of the Central Bank of Nigeria and also Jonathan Asake,The President of Southern Kaduna Peoples’ Union (SOKAPU)
He said the two men are deeply courageous and committed to their cause and will play a major role in the new Nigeria of their dreams.