How Tompolo defeated President Buhari, security agencies in the Niger Delta

Government Ekpemukpolo, aka Tompolo, has been on the wanted list of the Nigeria’s Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). But while the search for him appeared to have yielded no result following his ‘invisibility’, the security agencies and the EFCC working under the instructions of President Muhammadu Buhari have allegedly abandoned the search. Austin Oyibode of takes a critical look at the issues and how Tompolo seems to have defeated Buhari and his security apparatus in the Niger delta.
The search for most wanted militant commander, Government Ekpemukpolo, aka Tompolo, seems to have been abandoned by the federal government of Nigeria. Tompolo was declared wanted by the Nigeria’s Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Thursday, February 11, 2016. The declaration followed his unwillingness to appear before the commission to defend cases of alleged fraud against him.
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