The race for the 2023 Abia governorship election has already begun and political players in the State have been strengthening their political parties to be able to win the State. The ruling party in the State, the Peoples Democratic Party would want to maintain its grip of Abia State in the 2023 governorship election after it defeated the All Progressives Congress in the 2015 and 2019 governorship elections in the State.
Buhari’s Imo visit proved Nnamdi lied, he’s not cloned -Kalu Photo Credit: Daily Post Former Abia State Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu, on Sunday, said President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to the Southeast has cleared all lies concerning his true identity.
Today's Headlines:Buhari’s Imo Visit Proved Kanu Lied- Kalu; Angry Sokoto Residents Go After Bandits
Buhari’s Imo visit proved Nnamdi Kanu lied, he’s not cloned – Orji Kalu Former Abia State Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu, on Sunday, said President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to the Southeast has cleared all lies concerning his true identity. Photo Credit: Daiypost
'Bakassi Boys' was a popular vigilante group in the Southeastern region that reigned in the late 90s and early 2000s. This group were effective crime busters who assisted in protecting lives and properties in the region. They were usually armed with guns, machetes and juju popularly called 'Odeshi'.
Some politicians in Nigeria poceess political power and will always want to be in power so far they emerge victorious in political contests. Let us take a look at four notable former Governors who are now Senators of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. 1. Ibikunle Amosun : Ibikunle Amosun was a two-term Governor of Ogun State in the South West region of Nigeria.
Orji Uzor Kalu, the former governor of Abia State, stated on Sunday that President Muhammadu Buhari's tour to the Southeast has dispelled all rumors about his genuine identity. Buhari's visit to Imo State, according to Senate Chief Whip Kalu, has debunked accusations that he is dead and cloned.
Among the many Southeast politicians who have been speculated to compete for the right to succeed the president, Muhammadu Buhari in 2023, two (2) look increasing likely to get the needed support of the northern region if they decide to contest for the presidency. The reason for this cannot be overemphasized, considering the level of endorsements these 2 politicians have already received from the region in recent time.
With three senators from each of its five states, the South East geopolitical zone of Nigeria has fifteen senators in the National Assembly (NASS). Let us look at the education status of these senators. Eleven of these senators have at least one university degree. Two of the them only have have a university certificate or diploma.
The agitation for Igbo Presidency has been long overdue, No Indigene of South-east have ruled Nigeria since 1999 when the Country returned to Democratic Rule. As the 2023 General Election is fast approaching, There are Prominent Igbo Politicians to watch out precisely those that may contest for President in 2023.
The former governor of Abia State and senator representing Abia North Senatorial District, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu has been spotted in a video dancing happily with his friends and allies. In the video shared on Facebook recently by a popular Facebook page (Igbere TV), the Senate's Chief Whip was seen the midst of friends who formed a circle and took turns to dance in the middle of the human ring.
The 2023 presidential election in Nigeria is less than 2 years from now. Many Nigerians are already permutating as to which politician is the best candidate to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023. Many want a young Nigerian who is in his 60s and is popular in all the six geo-political zones in the country.
For very keen observers and analysts of the Nigerian political situation, recent developments in the polity point to the fact that the Senate Chief Whip and former Governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu, may emerge as the presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2023 general elections.
Obi Cubana, Orji Uzor Kalu, IK Ogbonna, And Others Celebrate Wth AY Ahead Of His 50th Birthday Party
Nigerian Comedian, AY recently got people talking on Social Media after he showed off his vast connection with some of Nigeria's richest Igbo men. AY who clocked 50 on the 19th of August, will be hosting a party on August 26th but decided to celebrate with his Igbo friends before then.
Opinion: Orji Kalu Wants Amnesty For IPOB And Sunday Igboho Followers But Are They Willing To Repent
The security of Nigeria is being threatened daily by criminal bandits and secessionist agitators. For the sake of peace and to pacify these aggressors, some prominent Nigerians have risen to demand that some of the aggressors willing to repent should be offered amnesty. Sheikh Abubakar Ahmad Gumi has been calling on the government to negotiate with bandits and grant them amnesty for the sake of peace.
Many citizens are of the notion that public office holders in our society are above the law. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission are often bad-mouthed about how they go after fraudsters forgetting politicians who embezzled public funds. However, the EFCC has proved the public wrong as a report from Punch Newspaper has confirmed the arrest of a former governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu and his son Chinedu over the alleged embezzlement of public funds to the tune of #551billion.
Ayo Makun, popularly known as AY, and his wife, Mabel, invited former Governor of Abia State and Senate Chief Whip, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, at their Lekki, Lagos State mansion on Sunday as part of celebrations honoring his golden jubilee birthday anniversary. The comedian, according to Kalu, is a gifted individual whose achievements in the entertainment world are exceptional, extraordinary, and deserving of emulation.
Senate Chief Whip, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu has faulted the recent sit-at-home order issued by the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB saying the perceived marginalization of South East will be solved politically and not by ordering people not to go about their legitimate businesses. Recall that the proscribed group had ordered that people of Southeast region sit at home every Monday in solidarity with its leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu who is currently standing trial over allegations bordering on treasonable felony.
Popular Nigerian comedian, AY clocked 50 on August 19 and he was well celebrated by fans and colleagues on social media Ahead of his big party to mark the occasion on Thursday, August 26, he hosted his rich Igbo friends in his big mansion Former governor of Abia state, Orji Uzor Kalu, Obi Cubana and other notable men turned up in their rides to celebrate with him.
Former Head of State, Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida says the Senator representating Abia North Senatorial district, Orji Uzor Kalu, has the capacity to be the next President of Nigeria. Politics Nigeria reports that Babangida made the statement in a documentary which aired on AIT on Sunday. The former military leader has been vocal about the qualities or type of personality he wants to see occupy the number one seat of power in the country.
The former military Head of State, Gen. Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida(Rtd) finally named his preferred candidate for the 2023 presidential race. During his documentary program aired on African Independent Television(AIT) on Sunday to mark the event of his 80th birthday, the former military President said Senator Orji Uzor Kalu of Abia state could be given the chance to become Nigerian President in 2023 having have the passion and interest in running the country.