President Muhammadu Buhari has sacked Charles Quarker Dokubo who was the coordinator of the Amnesty Programme.

Presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu, made this announcement in a statement.

“Prof. Dokubo has been directed to hand over all official matters to the most senior officer of the Programme,”

“This followed the President’s approval of the disengagement of Prof. Charles Quarker Dokubo from Office as the Coordinator, Amnesty Programme with immediate effect.

“President Buhari appreciated the services of Prof. Dokubo to the Federal Republic of Nigeria and wished him the best in his future endeavours,” Shehu said.

Buhari has as well appointed Col. Milland Dixion Dikio (rtd) as Interim Administrator of the Amnesty Programme.