Governor Nasir El-Rufai engaged in some jokes last night while reacting to a video shared on Twitter by popular comedian Teju Babyface.
In the short video from a 2010 interview with the comedian, Governor El-Rufai said he used to be secretary-general of the short people association. He also shared some challenges he had before getting over not being tall enough. …
The Kaduna state Governor said in the interview; .
“I used to be the secretary-general… at a point at my teenage years, in my early 20s I had big issues with my height because you know all the pretty girls turn out to be taller than me. But with time, I got over it. I managed to get a pretty and intelligent woman to marry who was an inch shorter than me.”
Reacting to a video of the interview after it was shared by Teju Babyface, Governor El-Rufai jokingly described Vice President Yemi Osinbajo as the current chairman of the Nigerian Association of Short People. .
He tweeted; .
“Yes…..I remember this @Tejubabyfacetv interview in 2010…..how time flies….HE VP Osinbajo is the current chairman of the Nigerian Association of Short People….so we are represented at the highest echelons of governance! Thanks Teju”