By Binebai Princewill
A Niger Delta youth leader, Comr. Ebipams Johnny has stated that high Chief Government Oweizide Ekpemupolo, alias Tompolo is on the right path, hence no amount of antics from enemies of Ijaw nation can pull him down, stressing that he is under the protection of divinity and the Lord Almighty.
Comr. Ebipams Johnny made the assertion earlier today in Warri via a statement issued to newsmen, a copy of which was sent to The Liberator Newspaper while celebrating Tompolo at 49.
Comr. Ebipams Johnny, a Niger Delta advocate of good governance maintained that no one in the present day Niger Delta region that is still living have contributed towards the growth and development of the region and the Ijaw nation more than Tompolo as of today.
He said the sacrifice of Tompolo in his quest for a better Ijaw nation and Niger Delta occasioned his travails, adding that his witchunt is to silence the Ijaw nation in the Nigerian State.
Johnny particularly called on sons and daughters of Ijaw nation and good spirited Niger Deltans to stand by Tompolo to protect him.
Ebipams reiterated that Tompolo is not corrupt and not even violent as people would claim, he particularly described such persons as enemies of progress.
Meanwhile, he asserted that as far as he is concerned, Tompolo remains the most peaceful Nigerian, adding that people should just understand the man Tompolo.