Fani-Kayode to Fulani prof. : Yoruba were in world’s best universities when Usman dan fodio was still learning to ride a horse –Femi Fani-Kayode
former Minister of Aviation , Femi Fani – Kayode, in an interview with GBENRO ADEOYE , made comments on a recent interview that Prof. Umar Labdo of the Maitama Sule University granted to Saturday PUNCH in which he described Fulani as destined to lead Nigeria.
Among other things he condemmed the assertion made by prof umar that the fulani people are saddled with the burden of leadership and that they have to shoulder that responsibility because they are qualified for it. “Qualified? How ? As a matter of fact , some would argue that in terms of history , they are the least qualified and the least deserving to lead and rule . If it was simply about qualifications and not a brutal show of power and the force of arms , they would be nowhere because there are many nationalities in Nigeria that are far more qualified to take the lead than they were or are . the former minister spoke futher