The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has revealed that President Muhammadu Buhari had told him he would be reappointed.
The former Rivers State governor made this known while speaking at his swearing-in reception.
He stated that Buhari had disclosed this to him the same week the last cabinet was dissolved.
Amaechi said: “The President told me the same week cabinet was dissolved that I will return you to the cabinet.
“I kept it a secret but I could have announced to you. So all those who were running helter-skelter, we knew that God would not allow them to have their way”.
He pledged to ensure that ministry performs optimally to please the President and Nigerians at large.
“We are grateful to God for the opportunity to serve again.I know how many of you were frightened that we would not get the appointment.”