Lagos - Former Niger Delta militant leader, Government
Ekpempulo, who is also known as Tompolo has decided to take legal action
against Federal Government over fraud charges filed against him, Punch
Tompolo wants fraud charges of N45 billion to be dropped by
Federal High Court of Lagos.
He approached his lawyer Ebunolo Adegboruwa, seeking a
restraining order for the court to not go through with the charges laid against
Also read: Tompolo accuses APC leaders of trying to frame him
The Economic Financial Crimes Commission took Tompolo to
court over misuse of military funds.
The other defendants in this case include the Federal
Government of Nigeria, Inspector General of Police, Chief of Army Staff, Chief
of Air Staff and Chief of Naval Staff.
Further, Tompolo also wants Justice Buba to be nullified
over presiding over his case.
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