Sunday, 24th September 2023

Presidential Amnesty Programme

21 Feb 2021
THE Office of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) said it had begun investigations into fraudulent activities of some contractors and vendors engaged to train and empower former agitators.
7 Dec 2020
Sir: This is a useful piece of advice by the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) to students under its scholarship scheme to abide by the agreement and terms of conditions by which they were awarded the scholarships.
19 Nov 2020
Interim Administrator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP), Col. Milland Dikio (rtd.) has warned Niger Delta people, especially ex-agitators against unnecessary protests, which he said, will chase away potential investors from the region on the long run. Dikio who spoke at the PAP stakeholders’ summit in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, yesterday, said incessant protests should not…
2 Sep 2020
There is a great deal of disquiet at the moment in the Niger-Delta over leaked information that the amnesty programme would be discontinued by the presidency, being a consequence of the recommendations...
24 Aug 2020
Deputy Senate President, Ovie Omo-Agege, has cautioned the Federal Government against scrapping the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) for ex-agitators in the Niger Delta region.
18 Mar 2020
The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) and a coalition of Niger Delta activists have canvassed the appointment of person without proper knowledge of the region to head the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP).
6 Mar 2020
Ex-agitators Forum of the Presidential Amnesty Programme has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to appoint a qualified indigene of Akwa Ibom State origin...
6 Mar 2020
The Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) has raised the alarm over the activities of fraudulent individuals and syndicates soliciting financial rewards for a recently advertised...
12 Feb 2020
A Niger Delta militant group, the Joint Revolutionary Council (JRC) has demanded that the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) be transferred to the office of the Chief of Staff (COS) to the President
15 Jan 2020
Stakeholders in the Niger Delta have lamented that successive coordinators of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) neglected the development of the region...
9 Jan 2020
The Federal Government has disclosed plans to enrol leaders of Niger Delta ex-agitators in leadership training within the country or offshore for effective coordination of their followers.
5 Dec 2019
Presidential Adviser on Niger Delta and Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP), Professor Charles Dokubo, has advised the 30,000 beneficiaries of the scheme


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