Tag: Rotimi Amaechi

“They Only Gain Recognition By Insulting Me” – Wike Says of the Relevance Value of Amaechi And Peterside

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has stated that Rivers APC leaders only gain recognition from the Federal Government when they rain insults on him. He said apart from insults on the pages of newspaper and electronic media, Rivers APC leaders have no political value in the state. He spoke[Read More…]

Rotimi Amaechi Begs Buhari’s Ministers To Stop Blaming Ex-President Jonathan’s Government

Rotimi Amaechi, minister of transportation, says he agrees with those saying the current administration should stop criticising ex-president Goodluck Jonathan’s government. Amaechi said it is time for the present government “to do our own” and “leverage on what we know”. The minister said this on Wednesday when he received the[Read More…]

APC Explains Why Magnus Abe Seems To Be Fighting Rotimi Amaechi

Some chiefs of the All Progressives Congress, APC, party in Rivers state who preferred not to be mentioned, have revealed that the governorship ambition of the senator representing Rivers South East, Senator Magnus Abe is the major reason why the Senator is fighting the Minister of Transportation and former Governor[Read More…]

“If He (Wike) Does Not Shut Up His Mouth, I Will Expose Him” – Angry Amaechi Screams At A Public Function

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, on Tuesday verbally attacked his successor, Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, and threatened to expose the governor’s wife “if he (Wike) does not shut up his mouth.” Amaechi, who was visibly angry at the allegation levelled against his wife by the Rivers governor,[Read More…]

Rotimi Amaechi Says Ex-President Jonathan Failed Igbos

The minister of transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has said that former President Goodluck Jonathan did not do anything to develop the South-East region. According to Premium Times, the minister also said the former President failed the people of the region. Amaechi also said that Jonathan did not even fulfil his promise[Read More…]

Wike Accuses Amaechi Of Forming New Cult Group Ahead Of 2019 Elections

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has accused his predecessor, Rotimi Amaechi and the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the state of forming a new cult group christened “new Rivers cult group” with the aim of creating security crisis in Rivers. He stated this on Monday during the commissioning of[Read More…]

Ikoyi $43m “Abandoned” Loot: APC Defends Rotimi Amaechi, Keeps Mum About Property Owner

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State has hit out hard at Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State and former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, for linking the contentious Ikoyi $43 million to Mr. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, erstwhile Governor of Rivers State and incumbent[Read More…]

“Amaechi Inciting Nigerians Against National Assembly” – War of Words Between Transport Minister And Nigerian Senate

  The Senate has accused Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi of lying against the National Assembly in order to incite Nigerians against the legislature. The Senate was reacting to a statement credited to the Minister in which he alluded to the refusal of the National Assembly to approve a foreign[Read More…]

In Just 18 Months In Office, Wike Has Had Seven Commissioners of Police – Senator Slams Amaechi & APC Gov’t

Senator Lee Meaba represented Rivers South-East in the 6th Senate. In this interview, Meaba attributes the crisis in Rivers State to political fanatism and an attempt by the All Progressives Congress (APC) – led Federal Government to take the state by force. He also concern and the implications of President[Read More…]

“This Is What We Call The Election of Our Lives” – Rotimi Amaechi On Rivers Rerun

Rotimi Amaechi, minister of transportation, has described Saturday’s legislative rerun poll of Rivers state as “the election of our lives”. Speaking at a mega rally of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the Liberation Stadium in Port Harcourt on Thursday, Amaechi said the era of asking the people not to[Read More…]