• My father’s leg amputated owing to ill treatment by troops – Tompolo tells Buhari

    My father’s leg amputated owing to ill treatment by troops – Tompolo tells Buhari

    Former Niger Delta militant, Government Ekpemupolo, popularly known as Tompolo, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari, the All Progressives Congress and the military of being behind the amputation of the leg of his father, Chief Thompson Ekpemupolo.

    Tompolo, in a letter to Buhari, said his father’s leg had to be amputated following an encounter he had with soldiers who invaded Kurutie, Warri South West Local Government Area in May 2016.

    He said this was unfortunate because President Buhari was acting from a position […]