Just in: Buhari renews Dikio’s appointment as interim administrator of Amnesty Programme

Era of violence, arms struggle in Niger Delta region finally gone ― Dikio

Era of violence, arms struggle in Niger Delta region finally gone ― Dikio

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the renewal of appointment of retired Col. M. D. Dikio as Interim Administrator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme for another one-year tenure.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that President Buhari approved the appointment of  Dikio as Interim Administrator (Amnesty Programme) with effect from Aug. 21, 2020.

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This followed the President’s approval of the disengagement of Prof. Charles Dokubo from Office as the Coordinator, Amnesty Programme with immediate effect.

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Mr Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, confirmed this in a statement on Thursday in Abuja.

According to Adesina, inspite of the challenges, Dikio has been able to command widespread respect amongst the various stakeholders in the Niger Delta. (NAN) 

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