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Ramsey Mukoro, the leader of the third phase of the amnesty programme, told the News Agency of Nigeria on Saturday that some former agitators had received two out of four months’ salary backlog

He said: “Available information from Sector 4 in Cross River State indicates that Bakassi Strike Force militants, led by one Mr. Benjamin Ene, have expressed unreserved willingness to lay down their arms

Speaking at a farewell audience with Michael Zinner, the outgoing Ambassador of Germany to Nigeria, at the State House, President Buhari said government is studying the instruments of the Amnesty Programme inherited from the previous administration with a view to carrying out commitments made that were undelivered

The NDA said the meetings at which the promises were made, including the one held on Friday with the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources and Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, purportedly on its behalf, does not have its blessings