Tag: Ministerial Nominee

Buhari Endorsed Corruption With The Nomination Of Chibuike Amaechi As Minister PDP Says

The Rivers State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said the political intrigues which surrounded the screening of the former state Governor, Chibuike Amaechi, and his eventual confirmation for appointment as a minister by the All Progressives Congress (APC)-dominated Senate is an official endorsement of corruption and gross[Read More…]

PDP Senators Allegedly Conduct Private Meeting To Decide Fate Of Amaechi And Other Ministerial Nominees Tomorrow

By Chris Nomjov Senators of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), reportedly held a closed door meeting on Wednesday evening; to discuss the confirmation of Rotimi Amaechi and other ministerial nominees, yet to be confirmed. It is expected that the confirmation or otherwise of Amaechi, alongside other 17 ministerial nominee, would take[Read More…]

Fani Kayode Calls Buhari’s Ministerial Nominee, Adebayo Shittu A Coward, Boko Haram Sympathiser

Nigeria’s former Aviation minister,  Femi Fani-Kayode has described ministerial nominee, Adebayo Shittu,  as a coward or a closet  sympathizer of the sect. Shittu, a Senior Advocate had said during his screening at the senate on Tuesday that he will not like to comment much on Boko Haram and their activities[Read More…]

Sokoto Governor, APC Reject Buhari’s Ministerial Nominee

The All Progressives Congress in Sokoto State on Friday rejected the nomination of A’isha Abubakar as the ministerial nominee from the state. The News Agency of Nigeria ( NAN) reports that the decision was taken during a stakeholders meeting of the party presided by Governor Aminu Tambuwal. The state chairman[Read More…]

Why The Nigerian Senate Stopped The Screening Of Rotimi Amaechi For Wednesday

The Senate on Wednesday deferred the screening of minister-nominee Rotimi Amaechi to Thursday. The development followed the inability of its Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions to submit its report on the petition against Mr. Amaechi. The Chairman of the Committee, Sam Anyanwu, while briefing the senate, said that[Read More…]