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Prison To Senate: Kalu In Senate After Six Months In

After spending six months in jail on allegations of corruption the former Governor of Abia State and Chief Whip of the Senate, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, returned to the Senate on Tuesday. The Senator spoke with journalists shortly before entering the Senate Chamber, to attend the plenary of the National Assembly. The governor who was […]

Lawan, Others Visit Kalu After Release From Prison

Senate President Ahmad Lawan on Thursday led a delegation to visit Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, who was recently released from Kuje correctional facility. Senator Kalu who is  the Chief Whip’s was recently released from Kuje following the orders of a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos. Senator Kalu who was a  two-time governor of Abia […]

Orji Kalu Released From Jail, Back Home

Senator Orji Uzor Kalu on Wednesday night returned home from custody following the order for his releaseby Justice Mohammed Liman of the Federal High Court sitting in Lagos. Kalu a former Abia State governor (1999 -2007) was freed from the Kuje Correctional Centre at about 7:30pm. Justice Liman had on Tuesday ordered for the release […]

Court Orders Release Of Orji Kalu From Jail

Justice Mohammed Liman the Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has ordered the release of Senator Orji Uzor Kalu from the Kuje Correctional Centre in Abuja. At the hearing of the application on Tuesday, Counsel to Senator Kalu, Lateef Fagbemi, asked Justice Liman to order the release of the former governor following the pronouncement of […]

Court Rejects Orji Kalu’s Post-Conviction Bail Request

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday  turned down the post-conviction bail request filed by a former governor of Abia State, Orji Kalu, who was convicted of N7.1bn fraud and sentenced to 12 years in prison. The appeal was rejected by Justice Mohammed Liman of the Federal High Court in Lagos. Orji kalu the […]