Buhari reportedly re-appoints Amaechi as campaign DG ahead of 2019 elections

The Nigerian president, Muhammadu Buhari, has reportedly reappointed the Minister for Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, as the Director-General of his 2019 election campaign.

THISDAY reports that the Nigerian President may have finally made the decision to seek re-election and has started preparing his campaign cabinet.

Recall that Rotimi Amaechi was the leader of the Buhari’s 2015 campaign team which saw him into the presidency.

Buhari has therefore reportedly issued Amaechi a letter of appointment for next year’s election and would make an official announcement on his appointment anytime soon.

The report comes on the heels of the several hints made by the Nigerian President as regards his interest in the 2019 elections.

Sources close to the ruling political platform, All Progressive Congress also revealed that the party is in no way opposing the president’s re-election agenda.