It made headlines days ago that the Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA, Ms Hadiza Bala-Usaman was suspended from office by President Muhammadu Buhari.In fact, some reports erroneously stated that she was fired.Well, the truth is that she was suspended and not fired as some false reports said.
Today's Headlines: IPOB, Oduduwa Threats Under Investigation —CP, Heavy Protest Rocks Ikorodu, Lagos
1.Probe All Contracts NPA Awarded Under Hadiza Bala Usman, Amaechi Tells Investigative Panel: Against the backdrop of financial misdeeds allegedly perpetrated by suspended Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala-Usman, ex-governor and Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, inaugurated an investigative panel to probe the books of the agency.
There are indications that The Minister for Transport, Rotimi Amaechi is trying everything in his capacity to cover up his wife not to be probed over the alleged money siphoned belonging to the Niger Delta Ministry.Recalled that Judith Amaechi, who is the wife of Rotimi Amaechi is being alleged of shiphoning Forty eight Billion Naira belonging to Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC.
There Are Satanic Plans Against Us - APC The All Progressives Congress (APC) has accused some persons of “satanic plans” against the ruling party ahead of 2023.The APC raised the alarm after a report on alleged bickering involving Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, and National Caretaker Chairman and Yobe Governor, Mai Buni.
Politicians in Nigeria are free to move from one political party to another without restrictions or impediments from anybody in the party.Some politicians may consider their interest and move out to join another political party today and finally announce their exits in the next few weeks since politicians are free to move out of parties that do not work out for them anymore.
Senator Magnus Abe Abe born 24 May 1965 is a Nigerian politician who has served in various political positions in Nigeria, born in Ogoni Local government of the states.He was a minority leader of Rivers State house of assembly from 1999-2003.He obtained a degree in law and was called to the Nigerian bar in 1987, also a commissioner for information under governor Peter Odili During the administration of Rotimi Amaechi, he was appointed as Secretary to the State government, thereafter, he reigned in 2011 to contest for Senate where he won with 154,218 votes ahead of his rival Dr Nomate.
The People's Democratic Party (PDP), have demanded the immediate investigation and sack of the transportation minister Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi.This call for the sack of Rotimi Amaechi and also handing him over to the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) is following the exposed 48billion naira NDDC contract scam that involved his wife.
The People Democratic Party PDP, is demanding from the Federal Government to sack the Minister for Transport, Rotimi Amaechi from office.Recalled that Amaechi's wife, Judith's Amaechi was accused of the misappropriation of Public funds that belong to the Ministry of Niger Delta.The Niger Delta Development Commission NDDC, is a sector being created under the Ministry of Niger Delta to monitor the affairs of the People of Niger Delta.
The suspension of the Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Hadiza Bala-Usman on Thursday last week has elicited more skepticism as due process was jettisoned in her suspension.Most online sources have been awash with allegations of financial misappropriations following the dissemination of a letter from Minister of Transportation, Hon.
On Tuesday, the ruling All Progressive Party, APC tackled the Peoples Democratic party over comments made on Hadiza Bala Usman's removal as the Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority, saying President Muhammadu Buhari's administration has zero tolerance for corruption.The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) is inter-weaved in a scandal involving alleged infractions, including a controversial contract award and non-remittance of funds.
There is no doubt that ship-owners in Nigeria are contributing their quota to develop the industry, but they do not have enough resources to get many vessels that can absorb cadets and the right calibre of vessels they require.We can expect a national carrier in the near future thanks to the efforts of Nigeria's Minister of Transportation, Hon.
Stop Blaming APC Govt For Nigeria's Insecurity, it is wrong- Minister Rotimi Amaechi tells Nigerians
Nigeria's serving minister for Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has told Nigerians to stop blaming the government of the All Progressive Congress for the increased levels of insecurity in the country.Nigeria has become a safe haven for criminals, as high rate of crimes are now reported on a daily basis ranging from armed robbery to banditry and kidnapping.
Hadiza Bala Usman is the suspended NPA (Nigerian Ports Authority) managing director (MD) and chief executive officer (CEO).Her suspension came out of the media on 6 May 2021, where she was alleged to have not remitted #165b outstanding surplus fund to Consolidated Revenue Fund Account (CFR), her suspension was filed by minister of transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, Even though she has released some memos later to the media after her suspension detailing her remittance of the alleged surplus funds.
N165bn Corruption Charges, the real reason why Buhari suspended Hadiza Bala Usman The chairman of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman, has been suspended to allow an investigation into alleged misappropriation of funds.Documents seen by Legit Hausa show the Minister of Transport accusing the N165bn scam.
Senator Bala Reveals Cause Of Boko Haram Popular Nigerian lawmaker, Senator Bala Ibn Na’Allah has revealed the factors responsible for the activities of Boko Haram insurgents and bandits.Speaking with State House reporters after a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari in the Presidential Villa, Abuja at the weekend, Na’Allah said past injustices inflicted on the country collectively and individually were responsible for rising insecurity in the country.
The minister for transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi has asked Nigerians to stop directing all their blames to the All Progressive Congress (APC) led administration.He reiterated that the reason Nigerians are suffering the effects of terrorism, banditry, armed robbery and kidnapping is as a result of the failure of the previous administrations in the area of security.
Opinion: Instead Of Blaming Past Leaders For Insecurity In Nigeria, The Government Should Resolve It
I'm writing this opinion article as a response to what the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, said.According to the minister, the former leaders of our country are to be blamed for the insecurity, hunger, and poverty in the country.He said that it is unfair for Nigerians to be blaming the current government or the All Progressive Congress for the state of the country.
Satanic Schemes Against Us - APC The All Progressives Congress (APC) has accused many individuals of hatching "satanic plots" against the ruling party in the run-up to the 2023 elections.The APC expressed concern following a report about alleged bickering between Senate President Ahmad Lawan and National Caretaker Chairman and Yobe Governor Mai Buni.
Rotimi Amaechi, Nigerian Current Minister of Transportation, yesterday, said it wasn't right for the Nigerian Citizens to put the fault of the country's problem on the All Progressives Congress (APC) current administration.The previous Governor of Rivers State demanded that it was wrong for a person to say that banditry was brought about by the flow system drove by the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari, when, in all actuality, "but the previous leaders are to be blamed for mishandling the assets of the country."
As Nigerians are still striving to find a panacea to the recent insecurity challenges in the country, Rotimi Amaechi, has come up with a possible reason why Nigerians are experiencing such unprecedented security crisis.Speaking in Jos on Friday during the commissioning of the North Central Coordinating office complex of the Nigerian Shippers Council and visual presentation of the resource center in Plateau state, Amaechi directed Nigerians that it is very wrong to hold the APC government responsible for the insecurity challenges in the country.