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Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi
Nigeria

Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi

Date of Birth: 27/05/1965
Place of Birth: Umuordu-Ubima


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Buhari opens the war chest

The six were joined by powerful defectors from the PDP, including Bukola Saraki from the Middle Belt, now the Senate President, and Rotimi Amaechi, now Transport Minister and former Governor of Rivers State in the Niger Delta...


Things fall apart in Rivers vote

Locally, the polls pitted two of the State's strongmen against each other – Rotimi Amaechi and Ezenwo Nyesom Wike...


No oil, no money, no deal

As for the maritime university that Nimasa had planned for the Gbaramatu Kingdom, in July former Rivers State Governor and now Transportation Minister Rotimi Amaechi poured cold water on its likely construction...

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Back to Ogoniland

Although former Rivers Governor Rotimi Amaechi accused him of systematic vote-rigging and criminal violence, the High Court upheld Wike's 2015 victory...


Taking down Tompolo

Rivers' former Governor Rotimi Amaechi, who triggered a national political realignment when he walked out of the PDP in 2013, is now Transport Minister and a senior member of the APC...


Buhari resets the clock

• Transport: Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi; the Rivers State ex-Governor takes this big spending ministry at the centre of the government's infrastructure development plans (AC Vol 54 No 16, Amaechi takes on Jonathan)...

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The cauldron boils again

Two very different figures, militant leader Tompolo and former Rivers Governor Rotimi Amaechi, are likely to play a critical role in the new order...


At last a cabinet, and now for the policies

Heading the political side of the list is a strong triumvirate of younger ex-governors: Fashola (Lagos), Rotimi Amaechi (Rivers) and Fayemi (Ekiti), who all made big contributions to Buhari's APC election victory as directors of Fund-raising, Campaigning, and Policy and Strategy respectively, are at its core...

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Buhari sets out his agenda

Other former PDP leaders due to play roles in the new government include former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar and former or serving state governors Abubakar Bukola Saraki, Rabiu Kwankwaso and Rotimi Amaechi...

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