Deal Severely With Those Who Ruined Nigeria, Clark Tells Buhari

Date: 24-07-2015 6:37 am (8 years ago) | Author: Mister Jay Wonder
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FORMER Federal Commissioner for Information and South South leader, Chief Edwin Clark yesterday raised alarm over the  level of corruption in the country and the economic crunch which have all combined to stagnate the progress of Nigeria over the years. He warned that if President Muhammadu Buhari fails to deal severely with those who ruined Nigeria over the years, Nigeria as a country would sink.

In a six-page letter to President Buhari which was read to journalists yesterday at his Asokoro residence, Abuja, Chief Clark urged him to as a matter of urgency appoint a new Chairman for the Amnesty Programme as a replacement for the immediate past Chairman of the programme, Chief Kingsley Kuku, adding that he would be a sad man if the Amnesty programme fails.

According to the Elder statesman, the President should know what it means to Nigeria as a country to have peace in the Niger Delta, just as he stressed  that quick appointment of a new Chairman even in acting capacity would help stop the imminent disintegration of the programme that has kept the peace in the Niger Delta.

The Ijaw leader said that the vacuum already created following the absence of Kuku’s successor was creating tension and if not managed immediately, it would lead to that era when the activities of the militants in the creeks, contributed to crude oil fall to about 7,000 barrel per day, compared to the present situation of 2.5 million barrel per day, adding that the problem with the programme at the moment, was lack of an authority to operate the account of the programme.

According to him, “the economy of the country and the eradication of corruption which has become systematic and endemic that has stagnated the progress of this country over the years and the culprit if not severely dealt with will sink the country. We, therefore, pray the Almighty God that these discussions will materialise and  achieve the desired result.

“Secondly, I now respectfully wish to bring to the attention of Mr. President the imminent danger facing the Amnesty programme. It would be recalled, that the former chairman of Amnesty programme and Adviser to Mr. President on Niger Delta Affairs, Chief Kingsley Kuku has since vacated his office as a result of change of government, but unfortunately, he has not been replaced by an  appointee even in acting capacity by Mr. President, and as a result, the whole  programme for now, is without leadership, and no one has the authority to operate the account of the Amnesty programme.”


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Posted: at 24-07-2015 06:37 AM (8 years ago) | Addicted Hero
- beneno at 24-07-2015 07:05 AM (8 years ago)
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ooooooooooh
Posted: at 24-07-2015 07:05 AM (8 years ago) | Addicted Hero
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- angesco at 24-07-2015 09:40 AM (8 years ago)
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Then EVERY citizen from different walks of life in Nigeria will be included in the purge.
Gatemen (who take bribe), teachers (who accept bribe to pass students in exams), the Nigeria Police (known around the world for their love of inflicting pain on innocent citizens/AND freeing violent criminals after being bribed)), airport/border officials (who accept bribe from those "importing" BANNED goods), "pastors" (who use their positon to cause mayhem in communities and families) AND our government officials (who have SOLD Nigeria to the highest bidder - so far the Chinese are our new slave master's).

The list is ENDLESS. Everyone has done wrong to Nigeria so where does Buhari start in bringing the guilty to court?   
Posted: at 24-07-2015 09:40 AM (8 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- tunlade70 at 24-07-2015 09:51 AM (8 years ago)
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Baba Clark has spoken well for the first time.
Posted: at 24-07-2015 09:51 AM (8 years ago) | Upcoming
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- royalty2008 at 24-07-2015 09:54 AM (8 years ago)
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In Biafra we stand
Posted: at 24-07-2015 09:54 AM (8 years ago) | Upcoming
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- edpete at 24-07-2015 10:11 AM (8 years ago)
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Baba Clark too is not innocent
Posted: at 24-07-2015 10:11 AM (8 years ago) | Upcoming
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- steveoneal at 24-07-2015 11:32 AM (8 years ago)
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Quote from: Pete  Force on 24-07-2015 09:54 AM
In Biafra we stand
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Posted: at 24-07-2015 11:32 AM (8 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- osarobo62 at 24-07-2015 03:15 PM (8 years ago)
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all he is concerned about is his stomach and Niger delta
Posted: at 24-07-2015 03:15 PM (8 years ago) | Hero
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- echeeche at 24-07-2015 06:52 PM (8 years ago)
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ok
Posted: at 24-07-2015 06:52 PM (8 years ago) | Hero
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- PoliticxGuru at 29-07-2015 09:40 PM (8 years ago)
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good
Posted: at 29-07-2015 09:40 PM (8 years ago) | Hero
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- elchymo at 11-08-2015 10:45 PM (8 years ago)
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Starting with OBJ. Roll Eyes
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