Continues to avoid arrest but denies stirring up trouble.
Tompolo denies giving Buhari ultimatum to withdraw soldiers
Former General Officer Commanding, GOC, Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger-Delta, Government Ekpemupolo, alias Tompolo, Monday, denied issuing any ultimatum to President Muhammadu Buhari to withdraw military from the region or he would blow up oil pipelines.
Tompolo’s Media Adviser, Mr. Paul Bebenimibo, said the purported statement was trending on social media.
“We wish to state categorically that the said publication is not from Tompolo, rather it is the work of those that have sworn to kill him by all means, but Jehovah God forbid.
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