Appeal Court Affirms Okorocha, Kalu Victories

The Court of Appeal sitting in Owerri on has affirmed the victory of Senator Rochas Okorocha, of Imo West senatorial district. The chairman of the panel, Justice R.A Ada, who read the judgment on Thursday said that the appeals filed by Senator Osita Izunaso of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) and Jones Onyereri of…

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…

Tribunal Sacks Kalu

The National and State Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Abia State has sacked Senator Orji Uzor Kalu who was elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to represent Abia North at the National Assembly. In a judgment on Monday delivered by the three-man panel led by Justice Cornelius Akintayo, the tribunal…

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…