Senate confirms Amaechi, 17 others as ministers, as PDP senators stage a walkout
The Nigerian Senate on Thursday confirmed the former governor of Rivers State, Rotimi Amaechi and seventeen others as ministers.
Amaechi’s was confirmed as minister in spite of attempts by senators belonging to the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to stall his confirmation. They later staged a walkout after their attempts became futile.
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