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3 Jun 2016

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News Agency of Nigeria, in Daily Trust (Nigeria)

Ogoniland Clean-up: Monarch, MOSOP, KAGOTE laud Buhari

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The people of Ogoni in Rivers on Friday thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for the launch of the clean-up of their environment and other oil impacted communities in the Niger Delta. King Godwin Giniwa, Chairman, Supreme Council of Ogoni Traditional Rulers, said his people were happy that President Buhari kept his promise of implementing the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Report... Legborsi Pyagbara, President, Movement for the Survival of Ogoni People (MOSOP) said the launching of the implementation of UNEP Report confirmed Buhari as a man of integrity... Pyagbara said environmental restoration of Ogoniland was a central plan of their struggle... "Our strategy of non-violence has been vindicated with the launching of the clean-up of our land initiated by the President," he said.

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