Abia North: Kalu Reacts to Judgment

The chief whip of the Senate, Orji Uzor Kalu has reacted to the Monday‚Äôs judgment of the National and State Assembly Petition Tribunal sitting in Umuahia that nullified his victory at the February 23 National Assembly election. Kalu in a statement issued by his media office on Monday declared that he will challenge the decision…

PDP Governors Say Nigeria Army Has Descended Into Criminality

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors Forum has blamed the Nigerian Military for the insecurity in the country. The Forum in a statement issued by the chairman, the governor of Bayelsa state, Seriake Dickson on Monday condemned the killing of three policemen in Takum, Taraba state and a commercial motorcyclist in Abia state both last…

South East Governors Meet, to Fund Cattle Rearing [See Full Communique]

Governors of the five states in the South East geopolitical region on Sunday resolved to rally funds together to fund investments in cow rearing, rice farming, cassava, piggery, poultry and others.  The governors who met at the Enugu state government house under the chairmanship of the governor of Ebonyi state, Dave Umahi also maintained their…

I started Ruga in Abia – Kalu

A former governor of Abia state and the Chief Whip of the Senate, Orji Uzor Kalu has said he initiated the Ruga settlement idea during his time as governor of the state. Kalu who disclosed this in Abuja on Friday when he addressed members of the Senate Press Corps, said he is also into cow…