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Thuggery portends danger to nation’s democracy — Kalu

Thuggery portends danger to nation’s democracy — KaluBy Leonard Okachie Chief Senate Whip Senator Orji Kalu said the use of thugs during the elections portended great danger to the country’s democracy. Kalu said this on Friday, while inspecting the ongoing construction of the two-kilometer Akama and Ugwuavor road in Arochukwu. The Nigerian News Agency (NAN) reports that the road was one of 19 constituency road projects that the lawmaker drew in the senatorial district of Abia North. He spoke in the context of last Saturday’s by-election in the federal constituency of Aba North / Aba South, which was reportedly marred by brutality and violence. He called on Nigerians of good conscience and supporters of democracy to condemn the violence in its entirety in the country’s political system. “What happened in Aba was a shame for our democracy because brutality is not part of democracy. “It should not be tolerated. He should be condemned by any well-meaning Nigerian. […]

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Ikpeazu’s aide berates Orji Kalu for crediting on-going works in Aba to FG

The Chief Press Secretary to Gov Okezie of Abia State, Mr Onyebuchi Ememanka, has sharply scolded former Governor of the state and senator representing Abia North, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, for claiming that the on-going massive road infrastructural development in Aba is funded by the Federal Government through his intervention.

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Kalu hails Buhari over Ogbonnaya Orji’s appointment as NEITI boss

The Chief Whip of the Senate, Sen. Orji Kalu has appreciated President Muhammadu Buhari for appointing Dr Orji Ogbonnaya Orji as Executive Secretary, Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI). Kalu, in a statement issued on Friday in Abuja, lauded the decision of the President and urged the new appointee to sustain his impeccable pedigree by
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We Need Governor Wike In APC, He Might Be Coming To Join Us Soon – Orji Kalu Reveals

Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, former Governor of Abia State and current Chief Whip of the Senate has assured members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, that Rivers State Governor, Nyesom...

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JUST IN!!! EFCC Seeks Transfer Of Orji Kalu As Court Keeps Adjourning His Arraignment

The Federal High Court Abuja, on Tuesday, adjourned the arraignment of Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, charged for alleged N7.1 billion fraud, until June 7. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission...

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Alleged N7.1billion Fraud: Asks Abuja Court To Transfer Orji Kalu’s Case To Lagos

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is seeking the transfer of Orji Kalu’s case file from the Abuja division of the Federal High Court to the one in Lagos State. It will be recalled that Senator Kalu, who was the governor of Abia State from 1999 to 2007, was earlier found guilty and … Continue reading Alleged N7.1billion Fraud: Asks Abuja Court To Transfer Orji Kalu’s Case To Lagos Read Full Story