2023: Amaechi Visits Kano, Bichi Emirs.
Rotimi Amaechi, the Minister of Transportation, has paid visits to the emirs of Kano and Bichi as part of his preparations for a presidential run.
The consultation tour comes only days after the minister announced his desire to run for president.
He paid visits to the palaces of Kano’s Emir, Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero, and Bichi’s Emir, Alhaji Nasiru Ado Bayero.
The Emir Aminu welcomed him to the palace and congratulated him for choosing Kano State for his first consultation visit.
The Emir of Bichi, Alhaji Nasiru, on his part, stated that they had a long-standing relationship with Amaechi and wished him well.
He urged all candidates and current leaders to always put the country first, stating that only this can bring peace, harmony, and growth to the country.
The minister, for his part, thanked the two emirs for their warm welcome, good words, and blessings on his aspiration.