Tag archive for ‘Amnesty’
By admin On Monday, July 30th, 2018

How Amnesty Programme Aid Fuel Production To 2.2m Barrel Per Day

Amnesty Boss Dokubo By Barr. Mary Oyibocha –Agbajoh LAGOS JULY 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-It is on record that the unrest in the Niger Delta Region before 2008 has lead to the low production of oil in the region . This More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 20th, 2018

N’Delta Militants Urge Buhari To Reinstate Boroh Or Face Fresh Attack

Paul Boroh LAGOS MARCH 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A coalition of nine militant groups in the Niger Delta, under the aegis of the Reformed Niger Delta Avengers (RNDA), has given President Muhammadu Buhari a four-week ultimatum More...

By admin On Saturday, May 6th, 2017

N’Delta: Succour As Buhari Releases N30bn To Ex-Militants. Plans To Release N5bn More

Buhari LAGOS MAY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)- There seems to be relief as the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari released an additional N30 billion to step-up the Amnesty Programme in the oil rich but impoverished More...

By admin On Monday, January 16th, 2017

N’Delta: Boroh, Entourage Storm Tompolo’s Community Ahead of Vice President’s Visit

LAGOS JANUARY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-In his efforts to prepare for the Vice President visit to Niger Delta, the Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta Affairs and Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 13th, 2016

How Buhari’s Aide, Paul Boro Defrauds N’Delta Amnesty Students $.7m

Niger Delta Amnesty Boss, Paul Boroh LAGOS SEPTEMBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Facts have begun to emerge on how the Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) and Special Adviser to the President on Niger More...

By admin On Monday, August 22nd, 2016

Ex-Niger Delta Militants Graduate at Innoson Kiara Academy, Produce Bus

Chief Executive Officer of Innosco Motors, Mr. Innocent Chukwuma ( centre on red French suit) introducing the vehicle and some of the Ex-Niger Delta militants graduates to Special Adviser to the President on Niger More...

By admin On Monday, August 22nd, 2016

Nigeria to Train 500 Ex-militants in Farming

The Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta, Paul Boro LAGOS AUGUST 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal Government will train 500 ex-militants in agriculture and aquaculture under its amnesty programme, an official More...

By admin On Sunday, July 31st, 2016

Ex-Niger Delta Militants to Start Receiving Stipends on Monday-Amnesty Boss

Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta and Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, Brig-Gen. Paul Boroh (retd), LAGOS JULY 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta More...

By admin On Thursday, December 17th, 2015

Ijaw Monarch Urges N’Delta Indigenes to Emulate Virtues of Amnesty Coordinator, Boroh

Paul Boroh LAGOS DECEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Pere of Kabowei Kingdom and Paramount Ruler of Patani, in Delta State, His Royal Majesty, Major Lucky M Erebulu (rtd) has called on prominent Ijaw sons and daughters More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 15th, 2015

Ex-Militants Protest in Warri, Threaten to Set Nigeria in Flames if Amnesty Budget is Slashed

LAGOS DECEMBER 15TH (URHOBOTODAY0-Former Niger Delta militants under the umbrella of Presidential Amnesty Phase II, yesterday warned against an alleged plan by the Federal Government to slash the 2016 budget of More...

By admin On Saturday, November 7th, 2015

Amnesty Office to be Establish in Edo State

Boro receiving souvenir from Adam Oshiomole during his courtesy visit to the Governor LAGOS NOVEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-As part of measures to improve security, geared towards sustainable reintegration of the ex-Niger More...

By admin On Saturday, October 17th, 2015

Buhari Insists He’ll Not Resign If He Loses Battle against Boko Haram

Buhari LAGOS OCTOBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-In a wide-ranging and exclusive interview with Al Jazeera English’s flagship current affairs show, ‘UpFront’, Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari pledged to defeat Boko More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 14th, 2015

Tensions Build in N’ Delta over Move to Streamline Amnesty

LAGOS OCTOBER 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Nigeria (Reuters) – Enjoying a chilled cider in a hotel pool bar, former Nigerian militant leader Ebi John has a simple message for President Muhammadu Buhari – keep More...

By admin On Thursday, September 17th, 2015

Court Bars ICPC, EFCC, SSS, Others from Arresting, Probing Ex- Amnesty Boss, Kuku

Kingsley Kuku LAGOS SEPTEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A federal high court has barred security agencies and anti-corruption bodies from arresting or probing the former Coordinator of Presidential Amnesty Programme, Kingsley More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 11th, 2015

Amnesty: FG to Verify Beneficiaries through Biometric Exercise

Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, Brig.Gen. Paul Boroh (rtd) LAGOS AUGUST 11TH (URHOBOTODAY) – Barely two weeks after his appointment as the Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, More...

By admin On Monday, August 3rd, 2015

No reason to flee from EFCC, I left N5.3b in Amnesty account – Kuku

Kingsley Kuku LAGOS AUHUST 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Former presidential adviser on the Amnesty Programme, Kingsley Kuku, has disclosed that he did not run away from probe following invitation by the Economic and Financial More...

By admin On Saturday, July 25th, 2015

Kingsley Kuku Speaks from US, Says He’ll Aide EFCC Unravel Shady Deals in Amnesty Office

Kingsley Kuku LAGOS JULY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Immediate past Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta Affairs, Mr. Kingsley Kuku has said that he is ready to assist the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission More...

By admin On Friday, July 24th, 2015

E.K. Clark Urges Buhari to Deal Severely With Those Who Wrecked Nigeria Economy

Edwin Clark LAGOS JULY 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former Federal Commissioner for Information and Ijaw ethnicist, Chief Edwin Clark yesterday raised alarm over the level of corruption in the country and the economic crunch More...

By admin On Sunday, June 21st, 2015

Air Force Boss Says Military May Turn its Arsenal against Niger Delta Youths

Badeh LAGOS JUNE 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshall Alex Badeh on Friday revealed that intelligence reports available to the Armed Forces showed that the Youths from the Niger Delta region More...

By admin On Friday, June 5th, 2015

Motorists, Travelers Stranded as Ex-militants Barricade East-West Road

PROFILE PICS LAGOS JUNE 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)—Protesting ex-militants, yesterday, barricaded the Mbiama axis of the East-West Road over alleged non-payment of their allowances by the amnesty office. The protesters, More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014

I’m Ready to Name Boko Haram Sponsors, Convicted Boko Haram Kingpin writes Jonathan

Convicted Boko Haram Kingpin, Kabiru Sokoto LAGOS JUNE 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Incarcerated Boko Haram kingpin, Kabiru Sokoto, has said he is ready to name the top guns behind the insurgents. Sokoto who stated this in More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014

Thousands of Prisoners Apply for Obama’s Drug Clemency Program

US President, Barack Obama LAGOS JUNE 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Offer a chance at presidential mercy, and inmates will line up. That’s what the federal government found out last month when more than 18,000 prisoners More...

By admin On Saturday, January 11th, 2014

Anti-Corruption Group Endorses Ibori’s Repatriation but Warns Against Offering Amnesty

Chief James Ibori LAGOS JANUARY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Coalition Against Corrupt Leaders (CACOL) has lauded the proposed repatriation of former Delta State Governor, Mr. James Ibori, to complete his jail term in More...

By admin On Friday, November 15th, 2013

Sambo Expresses Shock over Non-Payment of N64m Training Fees for Ex-Niger-Delta Militants

Ex-Niger Delta Militants LAGOS NOVEMBER 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Vice President Namadi Sambo on Thursday expressed shock over the alleged non payment of N64,000,000 million (about $400,000) training fees of about 90 former More...

By admin On Sunday, September 8th, 2013

Parallel PDP: Ex-N’Delta Militants Declare Atiku Persona Non-Grata

Atiku Abubakar LAGOS SEPTEMBER 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former leaders of militant groups in the Niger Delta have declared former Vice-President , Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, a persona non grata in the region for what they More...