Metro Nigeria Police Begin Man Hunt for Ex-Militant Leader 'Tompolo'



The Nigerian police is on the trail of ex-Niger Delta militant leader, Government Ekpemupolo (aka Tompolo) Inspector –General of Police, Solomon Arase, on Friday has stated.

“We are looking for Tompolo and my men are on his trail. We will arrest him anywhere we see him,” Arase told reporters in Ado Ekiti.

This follows the issuance of a warrant for his arrest by a Federal High Court in Lagos. Tompolo was slammed with a 40-count charge bordering on money laundering and fraud by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

The ex-militant chief has refused to heed EFCC’s summons for interrogation and has also failed to appear before the court prompting the warrant of arrest.

The Nation


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