Why did Nigerian Senated called the transportation minister Amaechi to resign? Read the breaking news now.
Nigerian political life and news is quite lively. So many events take place during the beginning of 2016 and some of the political news is astonishing. First comes the CCT trial of Bukola Saraki, Senate President and demands for him to resign. And now we have the rumors of Rotimi Amaechi resignation.
Reasons why Senate demands Rotimi Amaechi to resign
It seems like the Lagos-Calabar rail line has become the stumbling stone for the Minister of Transport of Nigeria. This project is the part of Nigerian budget 2016. Over the last days media has buzzed much about the Lagos – Calabar rail line and about the whole budget being too controversial. The president Buhari has not signed it and has not turned it into the law yet.
The rail line project has become the issue with the budget. Seems like it was not even included into the copy and given to the president. While Amaechi states it was. The Senate demands the minister to produce proofs to support his words. Eventually on April 11, 2016 the Senate called Rotimi Amaechi to resign his position as the head of the transport ministry. Still Nigerians did not take kindly to such an offer. They got buzzing on social media about the thing and showed very negative reaction to it. Follow the news and see how the situation resolves.
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