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China Loans: PDP chieftain asks Amaechi to resign immidiately

Katchi Ononuju, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party has urged Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, to resign immediately. Ononuju said this on  Friday  at African Independent Television (AIT). There has been a furore over Nigeria’s repeated borrowings from China. This week, the House of Representatives found a controversial clause in the agreement of a 2018 Chinese loan taken by ...

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Wike recalls how Amaechi allegedly planned to ruin his administration

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has revealed terrible things that Rotimi Amaechi allegedly told him while planning to contest the 2015 governorship election in the state. According to Wike, Amaechi, now Minister of Transportation, boasted that there would not be money anywhere for him to pay salary and to provide infrastructure. The Governor of Rivers State said this while speaking ...

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“You are sick for accusing me of stealing N2bn,”- Fani-Kayode slams Amaechi

Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation Minister, has lampooned Rotimi Amaechi, Minister of Transportation for accusing him of stealing two billion Naira during his time as minister. Fani-Kayode said Amaechi was sick for accusing him of embezzling two billion naira when he was a Minister. Amaechi had made the allegation during an interview on Channels Television some time ago and the video ...

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I will reject pensions from Rivers govt if offered, says Amaechi

Minister of Transportation Rotimi Amaechi, has declared  that he would refuse any offering of pension as an ex-Governor if offered such by the state government. He made this intimation on Twitter after a Federal High Court in Lagos declared it unconstitutional for former governors occupying public offices to keep receiving emoluments from their states. He said, “I have never requested ...

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Don’t cause fresh crisis in Rivers APC, Magnus Abe warns Amaechi

Former Senator representing Rivers South East Senatorial District, Magnus Abe, has sounded a note of warning to the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaech. He warned the Minister against fuelling fresh crisis in the All Progressives Congress, APC in Rivers State. Senator Abe issued the warning while hosting some social media influencers in Port Harcourt, Daily Post reports. He said the ...

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Buhari’s Cabinet: Amaechi, Aregbesola, Dingyadi, others take oath of allegance

The eighth batch of five Ministers Designate that took oaths before President Muhammadu Buhari In Aso Rock on Wednesday are Osun- Rauf Aregbesola, Oyo- Sunday Dare , Plateau- Paulen Talen , Rivers- Rotimi Amaechi and Sokoto- Maigarai Dingyadi

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Amaechi: NIMASA boss applauds Senate for successful screening of ex-Rivers Gov

Dr Dakuku Peterside, the Director-General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) and APC chieftain on Thursday heaped praise on the Senate for its successful  screening of former Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi  Amaechi. Peterside told newsmen at the Port Harcourt International Airport that the screening of Amaechi was in recognition of his hard work, commitment, and doggedness to the ...

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Amaechi cries out, says some people want to smear his image

Ex-Transportation Minister Rotimi Amaechi has raised the alarm over plots to launch smear campaign of calumny and lies against him. Amaechi, in a statement on Thursday, described the plot as “deceitful and misleading”. According to a statement through his media officr: “We know that attempts are being made to peddle all sorts of fictitious, misleading and concocted stories, distorted and ...

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Buhari can’t solve Nigeria’s poverty problem easly, it’s deeply rooted, says Amaechi

A former Minister of Transport Rotimi Amaechi has said that the current administration is incapable of  solving Nigeria’s poverty issues overnight. He dropped this hint while fielding questions from newsmen on Monday. According to him, even three or four administrations in Nigeria cannot reduce the level of poverty quickly because the issue is deeply rooted. He added, “Look at it ...

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2023 Presidency: “You even failed in APC, you have no right to decide Igbo fate”- Obi tells Amaechi

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) vice presidential candidate and former Anambra State Governor Peter Obi has faulted Minister of Transportation Rotimi Amaechi’s statement on the Southeast and the 2023 president. Obi made this known to reporters in Port Harcourt after the lecture/book presentation in honour of Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike. According to Obi, Amaechi, who is not from the Southeast, ...

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