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22 Nov 2020
The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, has directed its legal department to put on paper an agreement with the Lekki Port LFTZ Enterprise Ltd., to ensure 2022
20 Apr 2019
Determined to deliver on the Lagos-Ibadan rail project, the Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, has assured that by early June this year, the rail transport system would have been perfectly made ready for use. The Lagos-Abeokuta rail had been completed earlier in the year and passengers were offered three-month free ride. The period of…
19 Aug 2018
The Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, will on August 25, join other leaders and cycling enthusiasts in the Celebrity Race of the 2018 Cycling Lagos. Chairman, Cycling Lagos, Mr. Soji Adeleye, who disclosed this in a statement in Lagos, said the minister confirmed his participation in the 2.5km race between Teslim Balogun Stadium and…
21 Jul 2018
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has directed the commencement of a 72-hour joint operation to restore order around Apapa and environs, after activities of truck drivers had caused traffic gridlock and made vehicular movement around the axis near impossible over the past few days.
12 Feb 2018
The Federal Government on Monday reiterated its commitment to complete the ongoing construction of Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge rail line latest January 2019. The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, gave this assurance at on-the-spot assessment of the progress work at Ologun Eru, Ibadan, Oyo State. Amaechi, who expressed satisfaction with the project, said that the…
5 Jan 2018
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday demanded the resignation of the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi. A statement by the party said this followed his appointment as the Director-General of the President Muhammdu Buhari’s second term bid. It accused the party of being insensitive to the plight of Nigerians. The statement reads: “If the APC…
13 Aug 2016
The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, has described the late former Minister of transport, Mr Ojo Maduekwe, as a polished man and an embodiment of humility.
25 Jul 2016
The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, on Monday in Lagos, expressed Nigeria’s commitment to participate effectively in the shaping of International Ocean Governance in the United Nations.
13 Jun 2016
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has advised Nigerians to look beyond their political differences for the country to make progress.
23 May 2016
The Federal Government would require 166 billion dollars in the next five years to meet the country's energy and transport infrastructure needs, the Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, said.


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Nigeria’s Ambassador to Benin Republic, Gen. Tukur Buratai (Rtd), has said the North-East lacks development and this is fuelling insurgency in the zone.
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Minister of Transportation Rotimi Amaechi Friday said train service will resume on the Abuja-Kaduna route on Saturday, days after a section of the rail line was blown by gunmen. Amaechi, who disclosed this yesterday during an on-site inspection of the scene of the blast, said government is working with the Department of State Services and…
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Borno says it will close all Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps located within Maiduguri, by Dec. 31.