A former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani -Kayode , has demanded that the management of Media Trust Limited publishers of Daily Trust and other publications enter into a negotiation with him for possible settlement of N6 bn for defamation of character .
Fani – Kayode said this in a letter addressed to the Managing Director of Daily Trust , dated August 31 , 2020 and titled , ‘Defamation of the character of Chief Femi Fani – Kayode by Iliyasu Gadu . ’
The letter , which was signed by the former minister ’ s lawyer , Adeola Adesipe , was in response to an article titled , ‘FFK , the Drug Addled Thug in Designer Wears ’ dated August 30 , 2020 and published by the medium .
The newspaper was given 14 days to comply or face legal action
Fani – Kayode also wrote a similar letter to Gadu , who authored the article .