The Rivers-born minister, who has been piling pressure on the contractors to deliver the project on time, expressed concerns over the slow pace of work at various areas within the project axis few months to its deadline date.
Political tension has gripped members of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers as well as residents of Port Harcourt, the capital of the state, as a factional office of the party is scheduled for opening on Friday, August 17.
The United Nations on, Thursday, August 9, inaugurated Nigeria's minister of transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, as an advisory board member of its Road Safety Trust Fund.The inauguration took place at the United Nations Secretariat.
Rotimi Amaechi, Nigeria’s transport minister, on Thursday, August 2, visited Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos, revealing that work on the Apapa corridor of the “Lagos-Ibadan rail” project would commence next week.
The minister of transportation, Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi made this known to dozens of Lagos and Abuja based journalists during a train ride and tour of the facility on Friday, July 27, from Itakpe, Kogi state to Agbor, Delta state.
The Buhari Campaign Organisation (BCO) has dismissed the reports that the minister of transportation and director-general of BCO, Rt. Honourable Rotimi Amaechi, disparaged the national chairman of the APC, Adams Oshiomhole.