Brigadier-General P.T. Boroh (rtd.) was on Tuesday 28th July 2015 appointed by President Muhammadu Buhari as the Chief and the new Coordinator Amnesty Programme Niger Delta for former Niger Delta militants. Brigadier-General P.T. Boroh’s appointment is now among the few appointments the President has made since he assumed office.
Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity in a statement said that Brig. Boroh’s appointment takes immediate effect with his immediate resumption of office.
Brigadier-General P.T. Boroh is to take over the responsibilities of the former Special Adviser to the former President, Goodluck Jonathan on Niger Delta who also doubled as Coordinator of the Amnesty Programme.
The appointment of the new Coordinator Amnesty Programme, according to Femi Adesina’s the statement said, is to lead to the speedy resolution of recent hitches in its implementation such as the non-payment of outstanding allowances to ex-militants.