•Directs NSA to probe agency from 2015
Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has sacked the Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme for former Niger Delta militants, Brig-Gen. Paul Boroh (rtd).
Buhari in a statement on Tuesday by his Special Adviser to the President (Media & Publicity), Mr. Femi Adesina, has also approved the appointment of Prof. Charles Quaker Dokubo in his place.
Dokubo is currently Director of Research and Studies at the Nigerian Institute of International Affairs. He holds a PhD in Strategic Studies from the University of Bradford, United Kingdom, and hails from Abonema, Akuku-Toru Local Government of Rivers State.
Meanwhile, the President directs the National Security Adviser (NSA) to carry out a full investigation into the activities of the Amnesty Programme from 2015 to date, especially allegations of financial impropriety and other acts that are allegedly detrimental to the objectives of the Presidential Amnesty Programme.