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Buhari removes Hadiza Usman as Nigeria Ports MD amid Amaechi, El-Rufai feud




President Muhammadu Buhari has reportedly suspended the Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) after complaints but to be made public.


Buhari has directed Mohammed Bello-Koko, the

Govt Director, Finance and Administration, to imagine the place.

Born on March 25, 1969, he’s a local of Koko-Besse Native Authorities Space of Kebbi State.

The event has been linked to the alleged face-off between Transport Minister, Rotimi Amaechi, and Kaduna Governor, Nasir El-Rufai.

DAILY POST gathered Thursday evening that the 2 stalwarts of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) are at loggerheads over the 2023 presidency.

A supply near the federal government stated he was not stunned that the Usman’s elimination was linked to the Amaechi – El-Rufai feud.

“Hadiza’s elimination could possibly be a results of their disagreement. I heard some details about it as we speak and it might get messy.

“My take is that as the pinnacle of the ministry that supervises the NPA, Amaechi may need really useful the suspension of Hadiza. No matter is going on will probably be clear in a matter of days.

“I don’t assume it’s completely politics or a witch hunt. I imagine some infractions had been perpetrated and offered to the President”, he added.

Usman was one of many co-conveners of the Convey Again Our Ladies (BBOG), the marketing campaign launched after tons of of schoolgirls had been kidnapped in Chibok in Borno State.

El-Rufai appointed the embattled NPA boss in 2015 as his Chief of Employees. In July 2016, Buhari appointed her as NPA MD, after her nomination by the governor.

In March 2020, the President denied Amaechi’s ally, Dakuku Peterside, a second time period as Director-Common of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Security Company (NIMASA),

Buhari changed him with Bashir Jamoh, the previous Govt Director, Administration and Finance. Some analysts blamed El-Rufai to Peterside’s destiny.

DAILY POST learnt Jamoh is the daddy of the spouse of Tunde Sabiu, Private Assistant to the President.

Amaechi ensured had Peterside bought the APC governorship ticket for Rivers in 2015, however the latter misplaced to Governor Nyesom Wike.

With Buhari in workplace, Amaechi efficiently pushed Peterside’s nomination for NIMASA, an company additionally underneath his ministry.

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