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For ‘Daring’ Him, Amaechi Threatens To Frustrate Abe’s Governorship Ambition

For allegedly daring and insulting him, Rotimi Amaechi, the Minister of Transportation, has threatened to frustrate Senator Magnus Abe’s supposed 2019 governorship ambition. Amaechi said this after boycotting a thanksgiving service organised by the All Progressives Congress (APC) to celebrate the federal and state lawmakers elected on the party’s platform in the state. The minister boycotted the event to attend a meeting with the Ikwerre Chiefs and Elders’ Forum, where he claimed that Senator Abe, who represents Rivers…

Abe To Rivers Lawmakers: Time To Put Interest Of State First

Magnus Abe, senator representing Rivers South-East Senatorial District, has told lawmakers from the state to put the interest of Rivers first ahead of anything else. Abe said this on Saturday during a victory thanksgiving by federal and state lawmakers elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State. In a statement signed by Parry Saroh Benson, spokesperson to the senator, Abe stated that the people of Rivers State have a common destiny and heritage. "Now is the time to put the…

Buhari Cripples RMAFC Over New Revenue Formula

Nineteen months after the Federal Government announced the reappointment of Mr. Elias Mbam as Chairman of the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission, the name of the nominee is yet to be sent to the National Assembly by President Muhammadu Buhari, investigation has shown. Although the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation had in July 2016 issued a statement announcing the reappointment of Mbam to head RMAFC, investigation showed that the nominee was yet to resume office because he had…