Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Federal High Court, Abuja orders the Arrest of former Niger Delta Militant, Tompolo!



Tompolo
Federal High Court in Abuja has issued an immediate the arrest of Mr. Government ‘Tompolo” Ekpemupolo in connection to a 13 billion Naira fraud involving land contracts for the construction of a Nigerian Maritime University (NMU). It will be recalled that Tompolo was invited for questioning by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) last year, December 10th, 2015 but refused to honor their invitation claiming he was in court against the anti-corruption agency.

According to reports, Tompolo’s bank accounts together with two companies linked to him, Mieka Divers Ltd and Global West Vessel Specialists Nigeria Ltd, have been frozen by the EFCC because of their use in fraudulent exchanges.

Tompolo who is reportedly hiding in the Niger Delta creeks; has rejected severally any insinuation that the land deal was fraudulent asking EFCC to contact former President Goodluck Jonathan for clarification.