Police nab naval officer, two others for looting from Tompolo’s seized property
A team of policemen from the ‘A’ Division in Warri on Sunday night arrested a naval personnel, Lance Corporal Usman Shaibu and two others for allegedly stealing and attempting to remove an electric transformer from the property of ex-militant leader, Government Ekpemupolo, a.k.a. Tompolo. The naval officer was a member of the guards watching over…
Ijaw youths felicitate with ex-militant leader Tompolo at 47
The Ijaw Youths Council (IYC) has felicitated with Niger Delta ex-militant leader, Government Ekpemupolo, as he marks his 47th birthday today.
Military helicopters create panic in Tompolo’s village
There was pandemonium in Oporoza Town, Warri South West council of Delta State yesterday as the ex-militant leader, Government Ekpemupolo, aka Tompolo’s hometown was unsettled by military helicopters, which hovered over the town for several hours.
Court to rule on Tompolo’s fundamental rights suit on July 14
A Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday, further adjourned till July 14, to deliver judgment in a fundamental rights suit filed by Government Ekpemulopo, alias Tompolo.
It’s risky to talk about Nigeria now, says Jonathan
Former President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday at Gbaramatu-Kingdom, Delta State, said it is unsafe to talk about events and situation of things in Nigeria.
Dasuki, Tompolo, just join APC
Shortly after Gen. Muhammadu Buhari’s jolting victory in the 2015 presidential election, some politicians obviously realised their mistake of not disavowing the then President Goodluck Jonathan and his ill-starred party, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). But all hope was not really lost - they attempted to salvage their wrecked political fortunes. Some immediately denigrated their…
Keyamo’s absence stalls Tompolo’s trial
The scheduled trial of ex-Niger Delta militant leader, Government Ekpemupolo, popularly known as Tompolo, stalled, yesterday, at the Federal High Court, Lagos, due to the absence of the prosecutor, Festus Keyamo.
‘Why government needs Tompolo to appease avengers’
First and foremost, I will reiterate my earlier position that we are very surprised about the activities of the Niger Delta Avengers; I, therefore, condemn the act. Any act that destroys the assets of the economy is unacceptable.
Tompolo asks military to return monarch’s golden sword
Wanted former militant leader Government Ekpemupolo alias Tompolo, yesterday wrote President Muhammadu Buhari, reminding him that the military authorities were yet to return the golden sword and symbol of authority...