Festus Keyamo, the Minister of Aviation and Aerospace Development, shared a photo of himself with the tallest man in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Tuesday, September 12.
Keyamo, who was part of President Bola Tinubu’s entourage on a recent trip, shared the photo via his Instagram page.
Without disclosing the man’s name, the Minister said he stands at seven feet and five inches tall.
“After my official engagements today and after seeing off Mr. President to the airport, I met the tallest man in the UAE and the third tallest in the World by Guinness Book of Records. He stands at 226 centimetres (seven feet and five inches) tall. He is a doorman at the Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi and he is 59. Just to compare, I stand at 6 feet 2 inches,” he wrote.