Amaechi owns the $43m, attempts to cover up will fail –Fani-Kayode’s aide insists

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode’s media aide, Jude Ndukwe, has insisted that Transport Minister Rotimi Amaechi owns the $43million, £27,800 and N23million recovered by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in an apartment in Ikoyi, Lagos State. Ndukwe, who said any attempt to cover up the former Rivers State governor’s ownership of the money…

Amaechi owns N5bn cash found in Lagos residence- Fayose’s aide

The controversy trailing the discovery of about N5billion cash in a highbrow Lagos residence by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has widened with claims by Governor Ayodele Fayose’s aide, Lere Olayinka, that the cash haul belongs to Rotimi Amaechi, former governor of Rivers State and current Minister of Transport. The recovered monies which…

Amaechi’s Ministry may not get budget allocation in 2017 – Reps

Four committees of the House of Representatives on Tuesday​ stated that the Federal Ministry of Transportation‎​ headed by Rotimi Amaechi may not get 2017 budget allocation.​ They are Committees on Aviation; Land Transport; Maritime Safety and Administration; Ports, Harbours and Waterways. The committees, which visited the ministry’s headquarters in Abuja on oversight function, threatened to…

Wike Is Just After My Political Downfall – Amaechi

The immediate past Governor of Rivers State, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, has accused his successor, Nyesom Wike of seeking his political downfall hence his decision not to appear before the  Judicial Commission of Inquiry set up to probe some government transactions, while he (Amaechi) was in office.   In a statement signed and made available to……

PHOTOSCENE: Osinbajo breaks ground for Lagos-Kano rail line

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday attended the Ground Breaking Ceremony of Segment II of the Lagos-Kano Railway Modernization Project in Ebute-Meta, Lagos. On hand to also witness the event were Governor Akinwunmi Ambode who received the acting president at the Muritala Airport, Ikeja as they proceed together to the Ground-breaking Ceremony Others were the…

Rotimi Amaechi, Ben Bruce embrace … says Youths should learn from them (PHOTOS)

Senator Ben Bruce and Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi were spotted together. Senator Ben Bruce,Nigerian youths should learn unity from them.He wrote…. ‘No enemies! The youth of Nigeria should learn from this, that to create a formidable force, you have to stand together’. I dey laugh our youths wey dey fight because of politicians.For your…