The truth about former DG NIMASA, Dakuku Peterside’s sacked has been revealed as the Minister of Transport, Rotimi Ameachi did not support his re-appointment.
As reported by News agency of Nigeria, NAN, on Tuesday, the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi refused to submit Peterside’s name to the President for re-appointment.
Ameachi replaced Dakuku’s name, Rivers man with another candidate’s name which was reportedly rejected by the presidential cabal which lead to appointment and confirmation of Dr Bashir Jamoh as the new Executive Directors of NIMASA.
Daily Tells Nigeria had reported that Mr. President replaced Dakuku with Jamoh as the former’s first tenure elapses.
Reasons why Ameachi dropped his former Commissioner for works, Hon. Dakuku Peterside is yet unknown but one of the chieftain of APC in Rivers State, named with-held disclosed that Ameachi does not want anyone to challenge his decision on who will contest for Rivers State governorship ticket under APC in 2023.
Recalled that, Ameachi had denied having any knowledge about his friend’s sacked.
While answering questing on AIT he claimed he was not aware. “If he (Dakuku) were to be sacked, the minister of transportation would be told to formally intimate the DG of his sack, and I am not aware that the president has directed me to intimate anybody of his sack.