Buhari Order: Amaechi & 3 Other Ministers Resigned
Following the order giving by President Buhari that all the cabinet members that are aspiring for one post or the other should resign before next Monday.
At least four ministers has now obeyed the order.
They are Ministers of transportation, Niger Delta, State for Education and Science and Technology.
Amaechi's resignation comes after those of the Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, Minister of Science and Technology, Ogbonnaya Onu, and Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, all aiming for the presidency on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
APC United Kingdom on its official Twitter handle on Wednesday announced the resignation of Amaechi, saying, “Nigeria’s Minister of #Transportation, HM Chibuike R. Amaechi [@ChibuikeAmaechi] has resigned from the Federal Executive Council (FEC) to focus on his Presidential Campaign.
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