The Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi has thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for not converting him to Islam.
Amaechi, during valedictory session of the Federal Executive Council, said he was misunderstood and criticised for associating with the president.
Stating that he was almost chased out of Church in 2014 for supporting the president, whom they alleged was trying to Islamise the country, the former Rivers State Governor narrated how the church accused of supporting a man whose agenda was to Islamise Nigeria.
He said some persons initially thought that the president would be an autocratic leader only for him to turn out to be an “extreme democrat’’.
The minister further said he was told in the course of the campaign that Buhari was autocratic and therefore would not be democratic, adding that some are not happy that the president moved from autocratic nature to an extreme democrat