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  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Declare Kalu’s seat vacant — Abia PDP chieftain – Vanguard News

    A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Abia, Chief Charles Ike, has charged the Senate leadership to declare the Abia North Senatorial seat vacant due to the incarceration of Sen. Orji Kalu.... Read more via Vanguard News – https://ift.tt/2SQ7CYt Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Graft: Theodore Orji may toe same path as predecessor – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Few months after securing the conviction of a former Abia State governor for corrupt practices, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has opened an investigation into an alleged diversion of N525bn by another ex-governor of the..... Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News –...
  3. Nigeria Business News

    Business Update: EFCC denies reported arrest of Access Bank MD as bank clarifies invitation – Businessday NG – Businessday NG

    The Economic and and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has denied the reported arrest of the Group Managing Director of Access Bank Nigeria Limited, Herbert Wigwe. Acting Head of Media and Publicity of the EFCC, Tony Orilade, told our correspondent on Saturday that the reported arrest was...
  4. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro EFCC Seal Off Orji Kalu’s Properties Including The Sun Newspapers (See Photos) – Naijaloaded

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Saturday marked properties belonging to a former Abia State governor, Orji Uzor Kalu. The agency said this was to ensure that the properties were not dissipated, following the December 5, 2019 order of Justice … Read more via Naijaloaded |...
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    Metro EFCC seizes Orji Kalu’s properties – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Saturday, December 14, 2019, moved to the next level in fulfilling the terms of court sentence passed on former Abia State governor, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu. The anti-graft agency said it has begun marking properties belonging to … Read...
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    Metro ”is It Only Christians That Steal?” Fani Kayode Attacks Buhari For Convicting Only Christian Leaders – Naijaloaded

    Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, is of the opinion that it is only former governors of Christian faith that are being convicted of corruption in the Buhari-led administration. In this post he shared on his Facebook page, he wondered if it … Read more via Naijaloaded –...
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    Politics 6 Former Governors Who Have Been Jailed For Corruption – The Trent Newspaper

    Here are lists of some former governors who have been successfully tried for corruption and jailed..... Read more via The Trent Newspaper – https://ift.tt/2Pnk7I9 Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Apologise to Buhari, APC – Sagay reacts to Orji Kalu’s conviction – Daily Post Nigeria

    Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), the chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC) has hailed the All Progressives Congress, APC over the court verdict on ex-governor of Abia state, Orji Uzor Kalu. DAILY POST reports that Justice Mohammed Idris convicted Kalu on 39 counts...
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    Politics “I Wasn’t Sacked By Tribunal” – Senator Orji Uzor Kalu – Naijaloaded

    Contrary to the news making the rounds in the media space, that the Senator representing Abia North Senatorial District had been sacked by the Election Tribunal sitting in Umuahia, the lawmaker, Senator Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, has cleared the air that … Read more via Naijaloaded –...
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    Politics ‘All South African Businesses in Nigeria should be shut down’ – Orji Kalu – Olisa.tv

    Orji Uzor Kalu, senate whip, says South African businesses in the country should be shut down if their home government does not stop the killing of Nigerians. The former Abia governor, in a statement Tuesday, described the killing of Nigerians in South Africa as “ill-conceived , disheartening...
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    Politics I governed Abia with my own money – Orji Uzor Kalu – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Former Governor of Abia State Orji Uzor Kalu, who was arraigned before a federal high court in Lagos on charges of laundering N7.6bn when he was governor between 1999 and 2007, claims that he ran the state with his own money while denying the allegation.... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog –...
  12. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro “How I Was Beaten By EFCC Operatives” – Senator Kalu Denies Stealing N7.2b Abia Fund – Nairaland

    Former Abia State Governor, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, yesterday denied allegations that he stole N7.2 billion while at the helm between 1999 and 2007. He said the Abia State under him had no such fund, Igbere TV reports.... Read more via Nairaland – https://ift.tt/30JZ5Io Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics Don’t impose programmes on states, Kalu tells FG – Newtelegraph

    Senate Chief Whip, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, has advised the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration not to impose the Ruga settlements programme on the states.... Read more via Newtelegraph – https://ift.tt/2GbASCs Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Senate Leadership: Real Reason I Stepped Down For Lawan – Kalu – Naijaloaded

    The Senator representing Abia North Senator, Orji Uzor Kalu, has disclosed that he stepped down for Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, at the last minute out of respect for the party’s zoning arrangement..... Read more via Naijaloaded – http://bit.ly/31Ptd5W Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics ‘Step down for Omo-Agege to emerge Deputy Senate President’ – Urhobo beg Orji Kalu – Daily Post Nigeria

    The leadership of the Urhobo Progress Union, UPU, yesterday, has urged Senator-elect for Abia North, Orji Kalu, to step down for Senator Ovie Omo-Agege in the race for the.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – http://bit.ly/2XuiZVY Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Arewa youths say Kalu deserves deputy senate president’s seat – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Arewa youths have endorsed the deputy senate presidency bid of former governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Kalu, ahead of the inauguration of the 9th National Assembly..... Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – http://bit.ly/2WK9vsp Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Why Igbos will not get Senate presidency, deputy – APC – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Mr. Yekini Nabena, has said that the Igbos have themselves to blame for losing out in the slot to either become the..... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – https://ift.tt/2OyouPC Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Battle for Senate Presidency, House Speaker hots up, APC hopefuls lobby PDP lawmakers – Tribune Online

    The main contenders for presiding officer positions in the incoming 9th National Assembly have kick started a bi-partisan campaign model, even ahead of the expected.... Read more via Tribune Online – https://ift.tt/2ClRrtm Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Ngige Releases Names Of South East Senators Fit To Replace Saraki As Senate President – Stella Dimoko Korkus.com

    Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige has thrown his weight behind the quest that the Senate President’s position should go to the South East..... Read more via Stella Dimoko Korkus.com – https://ift.tt/2Fgjfjo Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics INEC to issue Orji Kalu return certificate despite ‘inconclusive’ senatorial election – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is set to issue a certificate of return to Orji Kalu, a former governor of Abia State, who was controversially declared winner of a senatorial election in the state last month. The commission listed Mr Kalu as one of the 100 … Read more...