Tag archive for ‘Rotimi Amaechi’
By admin On Wednesday, December 29th, 2021

Amaechi Attack On Jonathan Is To Divert Attention From APC’s Failure-Onuesoke

LAGOS DECEMBER 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain and former Delta State Gubernatorial Aspirant, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has reiterated that the recent outburst by Transport Minister, Mr. More...

By admin On Saturday, April 17th, 2021

Urhobo Community Leader, Amaechi Clash Over Naming Of Train Station After Rewane

LAGOS APRIL 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)Minister of Transportation, Hon. Rotimi Amaechi and the President-General of Ujevwu community in Udu Local Government Area of Delta State, High Chief Notoma Godwin on Friday engaged More...

By admin On Thursday, January 30th, 2020

Buhari Approves Construction Of Two New Seaports In Warri, Bonny

LAGOS JANUARY 3TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, said President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the building of two new seaports in the country. While speaking on “Railway Infrastructure: More...

By admin On Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

EFCC Summons Ex-NDDC Director, Adjogbe Over N60bn Emergency Contracts

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has invited the former Executive Director of Projects of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Mr. Samuel Adjogbe to More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

‘Itakpe-Ajaokuta-Warri Rail Line To Commence Business Activities In August’

LAGOS JANUARY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, said on Wednesday that the Itakpe-Ajaokuta-Warri standard gauge rail lines would commence commercial activities in August. Amaechi More...

By admin On Friday, May 26th, 2017

Amaechi Gives Reason For Delay In Repairs Of Dilapidated Apapa Ports Access Road

Dilapitated Apapa Ports access road LAGOS MAY 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigeria Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has given reason why there is delay in the repairs of dilapidated Apapa ports access roads. Speaking More...

By admin On Saturday, February 11th, 2017

NIMASA: N’Delta Group Slams Dakuku Peterside For Refusing To Fund Maritime University

Dr Dakuku Peterside LAGOS FEBRUARY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Group under the aegis of Niger Delta Indigenous Movement for Radical Change (NDIMRC) has slammed the Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration More...

By admin On Sunday, November 6th, 2016

Bribery Allegation: Why Buhari Must Suspend Amaechi, Onu-Onuesoke

PDP Chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesokenaya LAGOS NOVEMBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Following the suspension of Judges indicted of corruption, Delta State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesoke More...

By admin On Saturday, October 22nd, 2016

Nigerians React to Re-Arrest of Fani-Kayode, Demand Arrest of Amaechi,Umar,Saraki

Fani-Kayode LAGOS OCTOBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Fani Kayode was re-arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on October 21. Following his arrest, Nigerians have been reacting furiously, especially More...

By admin On Friday, September 23rd, 2016

Amaechi Inaugurates NIMASA Board, Charges Members on Accountability

A photograph of the Hon Minister of Transportation with some National Assembly members and members of the Board of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) after the inauguration of the Board More...

By admin On Monday, August 15th, 2016

FG to Link Railway Line from Warri-Abuja, to Construct and Expand Warri Port

LAGOS AUGUST 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal Government has put in place plans to construct a railway line that will link Warri- Ajaokuta-Itakpe-Baro –Abuja. Government equally disclosed that it has concluded More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

Agriculture, Investments Top 2016 Editors’ Conference in Rivers State

Nyesom Wike LAGOS JULY 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-All is now set for the 12thedition of the All Nigeria Editors’ Conference (ANEC) holding from August 3-7 in Port Harcourt, Rivers State with the theme: Economic Diversification: More...

By admin On Saturday, July 16th, 2016

Amaechi Seeks Seeks Request of Int’l Mobile Satellite for Identification and Tracking of Ships

Amaechi LAGOS JULY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigeria has sought greater Technical Cooperation with the International Mobile Satellite Organisation (IMSO) to enhance the performance of the country’s Long Range Identification More...

By admin On Monday, July 11th, 2016

Amaechi in London, Seeks Greater Collaboration with Int’l Maritime Organisation

From Left: The Director General of NIMASA, Dr. Dakuku Peterside, Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi, IMO Secretary General Mr. Kitack Lim and Nigeria’s Alternate Permanent Representative More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 29th, 2016

APC Leader, Bola Tinubu Wins ‘Champion Of Democracy’ Award In America

Bola Tinubua Tinubu,Rotimi Amaechi,Goodluck Jonathan,America,United States, LAGOS JUNE 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has been declared the winner of the much publicized Global Village Extra ‘Champion More...

By admin On Monday, April 11th, 2016

Reps Accuses Amaechi of Attempting to Pad 2016 Budget

Amaechi LAGOS APRIL 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The controversy surrounding the 2016 budget on Monday worsened with the House of Representatives accusing Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi of attempting to pad the budget. Speaking More...

By admin On Sunday, February 7th, 2016

Wike to Empower Mama-Put Operators, Onion Sellers, Barbers, Others in Rivers State

Wike LAGOS FEBRUARY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Small business owners in Rivers State are to benefit from a N2billion micro-credit scheme without necessarily providing collateral, Governor Nyesom Wike has said. The governor More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

Amaechi Threatens to Scrap NIMASA, Maritime University

Amaechi LAGOS JANUARY 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has threatened to scrap the Nigerian Maritime University project started by the immediate past administration of Goodluck Jonathan, More...

By admin On Monday, November 30th, 2015

Amaechi Orders Probe of NIMASA Transfer of N18bn to Maritime Academy Uyo

Amaechi LAGOS NOVEMBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Minister of Transport, Mr Rotimi Amaechi has ordered a probe into the financial activities of the Maritime Academy of Nigeria, MAN, Oron in Akwa Ibom State and the remission More...

By admin On Friday, November 13th, 2015

‘Cracking Ribs’ with Buhari’s Super Ministers

Buhari By Reuben Abati LAGOS NOVEMBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-“Have you congratulated our new Ministers?” “I am still thinking about it, actually. I don’t know whether to congratulate them or to commiserate or More...

By admin On Friday, October 23rd, 2015

Ministerial Screening: Full Text of Amaechi’s Address to Senate

Rotimi Amaechi addressing Ssenate during Ministerial Screening LAGOS OCTOBER 23RD (URHOBOTODAY) Your Excellency, the President of Senate, Your Excellency, the Deputy President of Senate Your Excellency, the leader More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 14th, 2015

Amaechi’s Fate Hangs as Senate Defer Screening

Amaechi LAGOS OCTOBER 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Senate,Tuesday, failed to screen the former governor of Rivers State,Rotimi Amaechi along other first batch of ministerial nominees. The screening of the former Director More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 7th, 2015

Amaechi’s Nomination Causes Uproar In Senate

Amaechi LAGOS OCTOBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The announcement of the ministerial nominees yesterday, October 6, by Senate President Bukola Saraki resulted in a rowdy plenary session today. Trouble started after Senator More...

By admin On Monday, September 28th, 2015

Amaechi, Fashola, Dajuma, Soludo, Others Make List of Speculated Ministerial Nominees

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Barely 48 hours to September 30, the deadline given by President Muhammadu Buhari, to release the list of his long-awaited ministerial nominees, the social media was again abuzz More...

By admin On Monday, September 14th, 2015

Amaechi, Fashola Missing as DSS Screens Utomi, Falana, Others as Ministers

Fashola and Amaechi LAGOS SEPTEMBER 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-As Nigerians wait for President Muhammadu Buhari’s ministerial list, indication emerged weekend that a former Managing Director of Nigerian Breweries Limited, More...