AFTER ASKING FOR 195MIL DOLLAR AND RECEIVING IT FOR MARITIME SECURITY IN 2017, AMAECHI AGAIN ASKS FOR ANOTHER 22.99MIL DOLLARS FROM FG FOR THE SAME PURPOSE

Eromosele Abiodun In a move that has raised eyebrows in government circles, and among stakeholders, Minister of Transportation Rotimi Amaechi is seeking a whopping $22.99 million from the federal government…

LAGOS/IBADAN SPEED TRAIN TO BE READY BY JANUARY 2021 SAYS AMAECHI

By Adeyinka Aderibigbe and Frank Ikpefan From the Minister of Transportation Rotimi Amaechi came assurances on Saturday that the Lagos-Ibadan Standard Gauge will be President Muhammadu Buhari’s new year gift…

500MIL DOLLAR CHINESE LOAN UNNECESSARY AS LOAN HAS BEEN APPROVED, SAYS REPS

Leke Baiyewu, Abuja The House of Representatives on Monday defended its decision to suspend activities of its standing and ad hoc committees, saying there was no hidden agenda. It also…

HOW FG SIGNED 33BIL CHINESE LOAN WITHOUT PROPER DOCUMENTATION OF TERMS, NO CLEAR CUT FINANCIAL ARRANGEMENT

uncovers $33 billion contract without clear cut terms ° We have no such contract, say Amaechi By Tony Akowe, Abuja The House of Representatives said on Monday that Nigerian government…

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY SHOULDN’T HAVE APPROVED CHINESE LOANS OVER SOVEREIGNTY CLAUSE SAYS INTRANSIGENT AMAECHI

The Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi has again questioned the National Assembly’s position on the country’s loan agreements with China. Amaechi dispelled the notion that Nigeria’s sovereignty has been signed…

THE CHINESE LOANS AND HOW THEY ENTANGLE MANY COUNTRIES THROUGH DEBT TRAP DIPLOMACY: WHY AMEACHI WILL NOT WANT NASS TO PROBE THE TERMS, WHY NIGERIANS SHOULD NOT KEEP QUIET NOW

The Nigerian press has been awash with concern about the terms of some loans contracted with or about to be contracted with China. The Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, even…

ABUJA KADUNA TRAIN RESUMES JULY 29 SAYS AMAECHI

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has said the Abuja-Kaduna rail service would resume on July 29. Amaechi disclosed this while test-running new coaches recently deployed on the route on…

NDDC CRISIS: HOW BATTLE FOR SUPREMACY BETWEEN AKPABIO AND AMAECHI, DELTA 2023 GUBER RACE ALL FUEL LOOTING AND POWERPLAY

PORT HARCOURT – A deeper investigation by Sunday Independent into the crisis engulfing the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has exposed multiple components carefully or­ chestrated by powerful forces beyond…

IBADAN-KANO RAIL ROAD WILL BE READY BY 2023- AMAECHI

The Federal Government has said the Ibadan-Kano rail line will be ready by 2023. The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, said this in an interview with journalists in Abuja. The…

AMAECHI SPEAKS ON BAN ON OKADA, TRICYCLE, SAYS IT MAY LEAD TO INCREASE IN CRIME

Temidayo Akinsuyi, Lagos Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi on Monday said Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu must have considered the interest of a greater percentage of Lagosians before deciding to…