Tuesday, 19 April 2016

EFCC Arraigns Tompolo In Absentia



The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, yesterday, arraigned in absentia, former Niger Delta militant leader, Government Ekpemupolo (alias Tompolo) before a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos.

This came as a prosecution witness in ongoing trial of Patrick Akpobolokemi, former -Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, Orji Aosihiuwu, an operative of EFCC, narrated to a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, how N1 billion allegedly looted from the agency was shared. Tompolo was arraigned alongside six brothers of a former Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, Patrick Akpobolokemi.