Rotimi Amaechi, the Minister of Transportation, on Saturday mentioned Nigerians ought to cease distracting him with 2023 politics.
Amaechi mentioned he’s not a politician, therefore needs to be allowed to hold out his duties as a minister.
The previous governor of Rivers State, who appeared on Come up Tv was reacting to questions on his purported 2023 presidential ambition.
The minister identified that he was at present centered on guaranteeing that railway initiatives are delivered throughout Nigeria.
Amaechi mentioned mischief-makers misinterpreted his latest go to to Taraba State for a marriage imply the flag-off of his presidential marketing campaign.
In line with Amaechi: “I went to Taraba for a marriage. On the finish of the marriage, in the event you see lots information that was out of Taraba. Mischievously, it was reported that I went to marketing campaign, marketing campaign to do what?
“The election is about two years plus away, am I that wealthy even when I’ve ambition? I’ve informed you, are you able to individuals permit me do my work?
“I’m the Minister for Transport and that’s my duty, no person ought to hold speaking to me about politics, that was why I mentioned on a number of events that I’m not a politician. Please permit me do my work.”
2023: I’m not a politician, cease distracting me – Amaechi