Boko Haram: Jonathan Sets Up Committee on Amnesty



Goodluck JonathanReports Thursday night said President Goodluck Jonathan may embark on  a u-turn on the of amnesty for Boko  Haram as he has set a committee to look into the matter.Earlier the president insisted there would  be no amnesty for “ghosts”.

Channelstv.com  listed the terms of reference of the committee set by the president  to include:

“ To consider the feasibility of granting pardon to members of the sect.

“Collate clamours arising from different interest who want the federal government to administer clemency for members of the sect;

“And also to modalities for granting of the pardon should such step become necessary under the prevailing circumstance.

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