Thursday, February 18, 2016

Government (EFCC) Ekpemupolo otherwise called Tompolo


Kazeem Ugbodaga

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has gone to the Federal High Court, Lagos to look for a request to grab the properties of Government Ekpemupolo, false name Tompolo, until he shows up in court.


The movement of ex parte brought in the witness of the court by EFCC's direction, Festus Keyamo, is under Section 80 and 81 of the Administration of Criminal Justice Act, 2015 and under the inborn locale of the court.

The case, with the document number: FHC/L/553/2015, was recorded Thursday at the Federal High Court.

For the situation between the Federal Government of Nigeria (Complainant) and the Government Ekpemupolo, assumed name Tompolo (Ist Defendant), the EFCC is looking for a request of the court compliant with Section 80 and 81 of the Administration and Criminal Justice Act, 2015 approving the commission to connect the properties having a place with Tompolo.

The properties are: Property at No. 1, Chief Agbamu Close, DDPA Extension Warri (Effurun), Delta State; All properties of Mieka Dive Ltd and Mieka Dive Training Institute Ltd arranged at No. 77, Lioth Street, ODPA Ugborikoko, Uvwie Local Government Area, Delta State; all properties of Global West Vessel Specialist Ltd; all properties of Muhaabix Global Services Ltd; A River Crew Change Boat named MUHA – 15 and the property known as "Tompolo Dockyard", before the end of Enerhen Road, Effurun, Warri.

Others are the property known as "Tompolo Yard", toward the end of Chevron Clinic Road, by Next Oil, Edjeba, Warri; the Diving School at Kurutie, at Escravos River; the property known as "Tompolo House" at Oporaza Town, inverse the Palace and some other property found by the Economic And Financial Crimes Commission, moveable and immoveable, having a place with the first Accused individual (Tompolo) and such further request or ordrs as the Court might consider fit to make in the circumstances of this case.