Wanted ex-militant leader Tompolo awards scholarship to 7 students

Wanted ex-militant leader Tompolo awards scholarship to 7 students

The Tompolo Foundation on Friday 5 August 2016 awarded post graduate education scholarship to 7 first class University graduates from Gbaramatu, Delta State, the hometown of the foundation’s founder Government Ekpemupolo aka Tompolo.

The names of the beneficiaries are as follows:

  1. Ikpa Aza-Ere Deborah
  2. Odiki Seimiekumo Otogo
  3. Biriyai Rachael Akpos
  4. Fianka Diamond Tamarabra
  5. Okoro Evans Beke
  6. Ari Emomotimi Ephraim
  7. Boleidowa Lucky.

The secretary of the foundation, Paul Bebenimibo, during the presentation event said that Tompolo’s foray into sponsoring education is to reduce the tempo of youths joining armed robbery, militancy and other social vices in the Niger Delta region.