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Militant leaders opt for amnesty by proxy

Spokesman of the militants, Mr. Ikenna Enekweizu, a lawyer, who gave this indication after a meeting with the Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Mike Okiro, the Minister of Interior Affairs, Maj-Gen Godwin Abbe (rtd), the Commissioner of Police in Rivers state, Mr Bala Hassan and other top security officers in Port Harcourt yesterday said his clients were willing to be part of the healing process being driven by the Federal Government.

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N-Assembly, Govs, others okay FG’s amnesty deal

In attendance at the meeting were Vice-President Goodluck Jonathan; Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu; Speaker of the House of Representatives, Dimeji Bankole; Deputy Governor of Akwa Ibom, Engr Patrick Ekpotu; Deputy Governor of Bayelsa State, Peremobowei Ebebi; Governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan; Governor of Ondo State, Dr Olusegun Mimiko and Rivers State Governor, Rotimi Amaechi.

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