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Unpaid stipends: JTF disperses protesting ex-militants, injures one


Simon Utebor, Yenagoa Hundreds of ex-Niger Delta militants on Tuesday protested the alleged non-payment of arrears of their stipends by the Federal Government. The protesting ex-militants, under Phases 1 – 3 of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, who began the demonstration about 7am,  blocked the Mbiama section of the East-West Road,  a major gateway linking the […]

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