Lagos – Government Ekpemupolo, as known as Tompolo, the
former Niger Delta militant leader has denied that he was implicit in the N34billion
Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) fraud.
reported that Tompolo expressed his innocence in an open letter to President
Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday.
“The truth of the matter is
that I do not know anything about the 34 billion naira EFCC is talking about.
First, it was 13 billion naira (N13bn) issue, now it is 34 billion naira
(N34bn),” he said.
Also Read: Tompolo denies any involvement in Delta pipeline attacks
“I am not a signatory to any of the companies mentioned in the
said N34bn case, so I do not know where this one is coming from.”
Tompolo also denied
any involvement in the Warri pipeline attacks in Delta which took place
shortly after an arrest warrant was put out for him by the Federal High Court.
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