A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos on Monday issued a fresh order for the arrest of Government Ekpemupolo, a.k.a Tompolo.
Justice Ibrahim Buba issued the arrest warrant at the resumption of the case involving Tompolo and a former director general of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, Mr. Patrick Akpobolokemi and eight others, who are billed for arraignment for alleged conspiracy and diversion of over N34,000,000,000( Thirty Four Billion Naira only), belonging to NIMASA.
Chairman, House of Representative’s Committee on Drugs, Narcotics and Financial Crimes, Hon. Kayode Oladele, has pledged the support of the members of the House of Representatives to ensure that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, is adequately funded to enable it discharge its duties effectively.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Wednesday, January 3, 2016 arraigned the duo of Abdulmumini Zaharadeen, Land Officer, Gombe Local Government Council, and Muhammed Musa Pantami (now at large) before Justice M. G. Umar of the Federal High Court sitting in Gombe, Gombe State on a three-count charge bordering on forgery.