Amaechi urges states to sustain motorcycles, tricycles operations
The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, yesterday charged states and local councils in the country to integrate motorcycles and tricycles operations into the transportation system rather than ban them.
Assassination claims in Rivers State politics
For two and half years after the 2015 general elections, the political climate in Rivers State still remains edgy, even as the appellate court resumes hearing on the petition by sacked 23 elected local government area chairmen.
Budget must turn around seaports’ infrastructure, operators insist
Maritime operators are anxiously waiting for the passage of the 2018 budget (N8.612 trillion) recently presented by President Mohammadu Buhari to the National Assembly, to bring respite to the ageing and dilapidated seaports infrastructure across the country.
PANDEF: People in government disrupted our General Assembly meeting in Port Harcourt
When we decided to probe further, we discovered it was Rotimi Amaechi, Timipre Sylva, former governor of Bayelsa State, alongside Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Abba Kyari, who really stopped the meeting.
We’ll commence laying of tracks on Lagos-Ibadan rail line by next month, says Amaechi
I challenge anybody to show me anywhere in the world where railway lines are built by private funding business. For them, it does not make any economic sense for a private business to put money in railways.
FG approves establishment of six inland container depots
The Federal Government has approved the concession of six container depots across the geo-political zones.The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, disclosed this at the Breakfast meeting on Financing of Transport Infrastructure
GE to invest $2.7billion on rail service stations’ rehabilitation
Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has said the Federal Government is talking with General Electric (GE), to rehabilitate service stations in the rail sector as part of efforts to ease the ongoing construction work of the $1.5 billion Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge rail project.
Institute of Shipping honours Amaechi, Bello, others
Nigerian Institute of Shipping (NIS) is set to honour the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, Executive Secretary, Nigerian Shippers Council, Hassan Bello and other top players in the Nigerian maritime and allied sectors with a merit award.
Catalogue of divisions in the Presidency
Mid-September, Honorable Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Emmanuel Ibe kachukwu in excitement asked Nigerians on Twitter to ask him any question on social media, and he would answer.