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Nigeria

Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi

Date of Birth: 27 May 1965
Place of Birth: Umuordu-Ubima


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In search of flagbearers

A wild-card candidate that the party caucus and the president may consider is Rotimi Amaechi the canny minister of transport and former governor of Rivers State...


Debt crisis, what debt crisis?

On the China front amid controversy over President Buhari's April 2021 reversal of the Department of Petroleum Resources' confiscation of oil licences held by a Sinopec subsidiary Transport Minister Rotimi Amaechi suggests that loans for two major infrastructure projects could instead come from non-Chinese sources...


Edo's not so merry-go-round

Another beneficiary may prove to be former Rivers governor and serving Transport Minister Rotimi Amaechi who has a difficult relationship with Wike but was no fan of Oshiomhole or Tinubu...


Building back bigger

   With eyes on 2023 Transport Minister Rotimi Amaechi has secured a deal said to be worth $50m – offered gratis by Chinese state contractors – for a University of Transport in Buhari's hometown of Daura...

Rotimi Amaechi Transport Minister and former governor of Rivers State: a shrewd politician who has worked his way up the ranks since the return civilian rule in 1999...


All power to the governors

An arch-enemy of Tinubu El-Rufai is part of a rival camp in the ruling APC which includes Rotimi Amaechi Transport Minister and former governor of Rivers State...


Divided we stand

Party sources say among those pulling the strings of the undeclared but ill-disguised campaign for a more favourable APC chairman was Transport Minister and former Rivers Governor Rotimi Amaechi who also has ambitions on the Presidency and is close to influential Kaduna Governor Nasir el Rufai (AC Vol 61 No 13 Back to the scene of the crime)...


Back to the scene of the crime

That is pitting a faction led by former governor of Rivers state Rotimi Amaechi and sitting governor of Kaduna Nasir el Rufai against the national leader of the APC Bola Tinubu a former governor of Lagos and Adams Oshiomhole a former governor of Edo whose abrasive style has led to his suspension as national chairman of the APC...

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Command economics on trial

The economy ministers: Zainab Ahmed (Finance); Timipre Sylva (Petroleum Minister of State); Minister Otunba Adeniyi Adebayo (Trade and Investment); Chris Ngige (Labour); Olamilekan Adegbite (Mines); Mohammed Nanono (Agriculture); Rotimi Amaechi (Transport); and Sale Mamman (Power)...


Executive exerts its privilege

At least three of the ministers from the region – Transport Minister Rotimi Amaechi deputy Oil Minister Timipre Sylva and Niger Delta Minister Godswill Akpabio – are fiercely partisan figures pushing the ruling party's interests there...


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