Amaechi left legacies of white elephant, uncompleted projects – Wike

Rivers Governor Nyesom Wike has hit back at his predecessor and Minister for Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, saying the former governor could only be remembered for white elephant and uncompleted projects in the state. He said instead of focusing on the real essence of development, Amaechi was concerned with awarding political projects to boost his personal ego. The governor spoke in Port Harcourt while replying Amaechi’s comments that under Wike’s government political intimidation and insecurity had become the order of the day. But Wike said that a project like Justice Karibi Whyte Hospital, which gulped $39.9million under Amaechi was a scam

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I Owe No One Apology For Citing Transport Varsity In Daura – Amaechi

Transport Minister, Rotimi Amaechi, has said he does not owe anybody apology for citing the Federal University of Transportation in Daura. Amaechi spoke on Monday in Daura, Katsina State, as President Muhammadu Buhari performed the groundbreaking for the university. The minister, in his welcome address, said the university was his own “imagination” to ensure the availability of the manpower needed for the sustenance of modern technology, especially in railway transportation. Amaechi said Daura was suitable for the university, stating that he would not mind being called a sycophant for saying so. He said, “When we cited the wagon factory at

By |December 3rd, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |0 Comments

“I Was Almost Chased Out of Church In 2014 For Supporting Buhari” – Amaechi

* Says people thought Buhari would be an autocratic leader but came out to be an “extreme democrat’ The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, jokingly thanked Buhari for not converting him to Islam, saying he was misunderstood and criticised for associating with the president. Amaechi narrated how he was almost chased out of Christ, the King Catholic Church in 2014 for supporting the president, whom they alleged was trying to Islamise the country. Amaechi dropped this hint on Wednesday when Ministers at the Federal Executive Council (FEC) were expressing appreciation to President Muhammadu Buhari. At the valedictory session of

By |May 23rd, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , |0 Comments

CCB refuses access to Audu Ogbe, Kyari, Amaechi, Fashola’s asset declaration forms

* Agbakoba, other SANs slam FG, they say corruption is deeper and more cancerous than before * Buhari’s government playing to the gallery — CUPP * It is an evidence of biase by the Bubari’s administration— PDP * It shows lack of accountability— Secondus  The Code of Conduct Bureau has refused to release copies of asset declaration forms of some prominent Nigerians more than seven days after Saturday PUNCH sent a letter of request to the bureau. Relying on the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act 2011, Saturday PUNCH had on January 24 written to the CCB asking for copies of

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