Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, has reacted to Zainab Aliyu release.
The Nigerian student was detained in Saudi Arabia for alleged drugs trafficking.
Fani Kayode, in a tweet on Tuesday commended Buhari for the timely release of the Nigerian student.
Reacting to Zainab Aliyu release, he wrote
“Securing the release of Zainab from execution in a Saudi prison is a great achievement by @MBuhari. She was due to be executed for a crime she never committed.
“Buhari saved her life by intervening and for the first time in 4 years I am proud to be a Nigerian! Welcome home Zainab.”
Saudi authority arrested Zainab over alleged drug trafficking.
It would be recalled that Buhari had directed that Abubakar Malami, the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice to immediately intervene in the case of Zainab.