Posted on Tue 7 Nov 2017, 02:21 PM

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi on Monday said that both the Jibowu and Costain bridges will be demolished as the laying of tracks of Lagos-Ibadan rail line would start in December.

According to him, the two bridges are likely to be demolished to give way to the construction of the rail line although he immediately stated that the two bridges will be rebuilt immediately.

Posted on Thu 8 Oct 2015, 06:23 PM

Fresh huddles have emerged between the nomination of some ministerial candidates and their screening by the Senate as the Senate on Thursday resolved that every nominee must be endorsed by at least two Senators from his state. 

The decision was reached in a closed session of the senate where it deliberated on the procedure for the screening of nominees presented by President Muhammadu Buhari.

If the Senate upholds this decision, former governors of Lagos and Rivers State, Babatunde Fashola and Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi may be heading for a tough one.

Posted on Wed 7 Oct 2015, 02:07 PM

Uproar in senate as Senator Sekibo moves Petition against Rotimi Amechi ministerial nomination.

Senator Sekibo presented the motion on behalf of the three from Rivers State and asked the Senate to reject Amaechi's nomination on the grounds of corruption and fraud.

He was immdiately shouted down by APC Senators and the situation broke down to a shouting match.

Chif Whip, Senaor Adeyeye came in to quell the situation.

Recall that Senate has fixed Tuesday next week for screening of 

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