Mompha Finally Regains Freedom, Withdraws N5m suit Against EFCC

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Mompha Finally Regains Freedom  

Withdrawn the N5 million fundamental rights suit 

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC today August 26, release web superstar, Ismaila Mustapha alias Mompha, about two weeks after he was re-arrested by the anti-graft agency in Lagos.

ALSO READ : Alleged Internet Fraudster Mompha, Sues EFCC, Seeks N5m Compensation


Ejes Gist Media reported that Mompha was re-arrested on Friday, August 14 when he went to the EFCC office in Ikoyi, Lagos to reclaim his 5 wristwatches, one Apple Air pod, one iPhone 8 cell phone and one pair of sun shades, seized by the EFCC operatives in October 2019. In line with  an application filed by his lawyer, Gboyega Oyewole (SAN), Justice Mohammed Liman had on July 24 ordered the EFCC to release the gadgets to Mompha.

Mompha had gone to the EFCC to take   his merchandise and had barely left the EFCC premises when the operatives accosted him and took him into custody. EFCC spokesperson, Dele Oyewale, mentioned Mompha’s re-arrest was related to a recent set of cyber fraud charges.

Confirming his release, his lawyer, Gboyega Oyewole (SAN), stated Mompha has additionally withdrawn the N5 million fundamental rights suit he filed towards the EFCC to challenge his re-arrest.

# Mompha Finally Regains Freedom



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