Dikio Congratulates Successor, Hails Buhari, Monguno Others

The immediate past Interim Administrator, Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP), has congratulated his successor, Maj.-Gen. Barry Ndiomu (retd) on his appointment. Dikio in a statement expressed confidence that Ndiomu would build and expand the foundation he laid to transform ex-agitators into net contributors to the economy. The former amnesty boss called on all stakeholders in the […]

President Buhari Appoints Major Gen BT Ndiomu (Retd)As Amnesty Program Interim Administrator

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Major General Barry Tariye Ndiomu (retd) as Interim Administrator of the Amnesty Program. The appointee hails from Odoni in Sagbama Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, and was admitted to the Nigerian Defence Academy as part of 29th Regular Combatant Course. He was commissioned Second Lieutenant in […]

Dikio Tasks N/Delta Stakeholders On Peaceful, Non-Violent Elections

Dikio tasks N/Delta stakeholders on peaceful, non-violent elections. The Interim Administrator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP), Col. Milland Dixon Dikio (rtd), has appealed to stakeholders in the Niger Delta to work for peaceful and violence-free 2023 general elections. He spoke in Port Harcourt, Rivers State capital, at the weekend, on the sidelines of an […]

PAP’s Novel Training Programme Begins With 400 Delegates

The Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) has commenced  its special Train, Employ and Mentor (TEM) training programme with 400 ex-agitators. The Interim Administrator, PAP, Col. Milland Dixon Dikio (retd) sent the pioneer delegates to the Bradama International Skills Work Limited in Agadagba-Obon, Ese-Odo Local Government Area of Ondo State.  Dikio, who inaugurated the programme on Monday, […]

PAP Press Release: Okowa, Dikio, Others Seek Revival Of Niger Delta Economy

Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, Interim Administrator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP), Col. Milland Dixon Dikio (rtd) and the Executive Director Business Development, Nexim bank, Stella Okotete, have proffered solutions to the economic challenges of the Niger Delta region. The trio spoke in Warri, Delta State at an economic summit organised by the […]

Bayelsa Multi-billion Naira Cassava Factory To Train, Employ PAP Delegates – Dikio

Interim Administrator, Presidential Amnesty Programme, Col. Milland Dikio (rtd), says the 60-metric ton daily Cassava Processing Factory has been approved to train and employ PAP delegates on cassava farming and starch processing. The factory fortified with modern equipment to process starch from cassava was built by the Bayelsa State Government at Ebedebiri in Sagbama Local […]

PAP Prepares PAP Delegates For NIRSAL Loan Facilities

…warns against diversion Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) has commenced training programmes to teach ex-agitators how to access the loan facilities offered by the Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL). PAP facilitates the process through capacity building to help entrepreneurs in the region obtain the qualifications required to apply for the loans. On […]

Presidential Amnesty Programme: Brace Up, No More Business As Usual – Ex-Agitators To Contractors

Ex-agitators under the First Phase have warned firms willing to approach the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) for contracts to brace up for tough times saying it is no longer business as usual under the programme’s Interim Administrator, Col. Milland Dixon Dikio (rtd) The National Secretary, First Phase Ex-Agitators, Pastor Nature Dumale, explained in a statement […]

Notice Of Closure Of The Pap Scholarship Applications

The PAP wishes to inform delegates, stakeholders and the general public that the application portal for scholarship for the 2020/2021 academic session has since closed. The office is currently in the process of screening applications that were successfully submitted. In the event of a need to re-open the scholarship application portal, it will be announced […]


…Says reports were misleading. The Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) has debunked reports suggesting that its Interim Administrator, Col. Milland Dixon Dikio, (rtd) was unable to account for N3.7bn paid to ex-agitators and contractors when he appeared before the House of Representative Committee on Public Accounts. Col. Dikio (rtd) described the reports that emanated from the […]

Stay Updated
With Us

To contribute to security stabilization in the Niger Delta through the disarmament, demobilization, rehabilitation and sustainable re-integration of ex-militants as a precondition for medium and long term development

Service Request

Useful Links

OIAPAP © 2021. All Rights Reserved