NIGER DELTA AMNESTY PROGRAMME NOT SUSTAINABLE SAYS COORDINATOR

Says Programme owes contractors N71.4b By Johnbosco Agbakwuru – Abuja The interim Coordinator of the Niger Delta Amnesty Programme, Col. Milland Dixon Dikio (retd) yesterday said that the programme, which was meant to train and rehabilitate ex-agitators, has been derailed from its original focus by endemic corruption. Dikio also told State House correspondents after meeting behind closed-doors with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja that the Programme owes contractors over N71.4 billion. He saidthat the Amnesty Programme was set up by late President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua to last…

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