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Niger Delta Leaders demand for Oil Blocs from President Buhari

Leaders from the Niger Delta Tuesday met with President Mohammadu Buhari and presented 16 requests . The meeting was held behind closed doors at the Presidential villa , Abuja.


The Amayanabo of Twon Brass Bayelsa and first Governor of rivers state HRM King Alfred Papapriye Diete Spiff  made the presentation on behalf of the entourage.

The  Leaders that met with the President under the aegis Pan Niger Delta Forum , Among other things demanded the allocation of oil blocks and awards of contracts to indigenes of the region, review of the amnesty programme, de-militarisation of communities in the region and relocation of operational headquarters of oil companies to the region.

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