The Coordinator, Presidential Amnesty Programme, Prof Charles Dokubo, has urged leaders of Niger Delta ex-agitators to work towards the success of the programme for people in the region to enjoy its gains.
Browsing: Murphy Ganagana
It is a sad commentary that the Niger Delta people face the paradox of having an amazing wealth in crude oil but are buffeted by a whirlwind that has choked genuine efforts to turn around the situation in a region that is bare in human capital and infrastructural development.
The Presidential Amnesty Programme is set to graduate no fewer than 137 persons trained in different vocational skills, its Official has said.
The plot, which is already in its advanced stage, is orchestrated by individuals who have failed in their bids to force Dokubo to award contracts to them
Madam Ekioukere Foster hails from Bayelsa State but resident in Bomadi, headquarters of Bomadi Local Government of Delta State.
The exercise, which commenced on Saturday, is scheduled to last a period of one week, and focused on communities mostly affected by the flood.
The Presidential Amnesty Office on Wednesday said it had signed deals with leading fishing companies to train 2,500 beneficiaries in the amnesty programme.
Lawrence Alobi, former Federal Capital Territory Commissioner of Police, has appealed to the Federal Government to adequately fund the Presidential Amnesty Programme to maintain the prevailing peace and security in the Niger Delta.
Murphy Ganagana, the spokesman of the Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta and Coordinator, Amnesty Programme, Prof. Charles Dokubo, stated this in a statement on Sunday
The Senate Committee on Niger Delta has expressed dismay on the delay in release of funds for payment of stipends and other allowances to beneficiaries of the Presidential Amnesty Programme.
Murphy Ganagana, Special Assistant to the Coordinator, Presidential Amnesty Programme, Prof. Charles Dokubo, in a statement said the discovery followed a verification exercise ordered by the Coordinator on assumption of office