Amaechi refutes interview on printing of money into economy



The Minister of  Transportation,  Rotimi Amaechi urged Nigerians to disregard the publications on social media saying the administration had been printing money since 2015.

Amaechi a by Media assistant, Mrs Taiye Elebiyo-Edeni, said that the news should be disregarded as it was false.

On May 3, a publication stated that the Minister was interviewed 2019 admitting that President Muhammadu Buhari had always ordered the Bank of Nigeria () to keep printing money since 2015.

According to Amaechi,  he never held any financial institution the country and therefore did qualify as an authority on that concern  printing of money into the economy.

He, however,  advised Nigerians who wanted information on printing of money to find out the appropriate agency, circulating a false to gain cheap publicity. (NAN)