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One Thing Nigerians Should Learn From APC Senator Orji Uzor Kalu As He Praises PDP Gov. Nyesom Wike

The former Governor of Abia State and current senator representing Abia North , Orji Uzor Kalu, made headlines few hours ago after commending and showering praises on Governor Nyesom Wike of River State. He did this during the 2020 Sun Newspaper Award ceremony where he awarded Governor Nyesom Wike as the "Sun Man of The Year".

  11 months ago ago
One Thing Nigerians Should Learn From APC Senator Orji Uzor Kalu As He Praises PDP Gov. Nyesom Wike

POLITICS

Why I May Contest 2023 Presidency - Southeast APC Senator Reveals After Bagging Chieftaincy Title

Senator Orji Uzor Kalu has expressed his willingness to contest the 2023 presidential election only if Nigerians canvassed his candidature. Vanguard reported that the Abia South senator and former governor of Abia state, however, said his ambition, for now, is to return to the Senate in 2023.

  11 months ago ago
Why I May Contest 2023 Presidency - Southeast APC Senator Reveals After Bagging Chieftaincy Title

POLITICS

3 Sitting Governors that may run for Senatorial positions after the end of their tenure

As the preparations for the 2023 elections continue to intensify, we expect to see a lot of political bigwigs in Nigeria declare their interests in various political positions. Photo credit: Pulse.ng Bearing this in mind, one practice that has shown its consistency in the sphere of Nigeria's politics is the possibility of Governors running for a senatorial office, following the end of their tenure.

  11 months ago ago
3 Sitting Governors that may run for Senatorial positions after the end of their tenure

POLITICS

2 Top APC Bigwigs Who Agree Wike Has Developed Rivers State Despite Being A Strong Critic Of APC

It is a common thing in Nigeria for politicians not to compliment the efforts of their colleagues especially when they belong to different political parties. They see it as an act that may be to the disadvantage of their political parties. They also believe that they may be disciplined for anti-party activities.

  11 months ago ago
2 Top APC Bigwigs Who Agree Wike Has Developed Rivers State Despite Being A Strong Critic Of APC

POLITICS

Opinion: The Eagle That Cannot Catch Its Prey, The Case Of The EFCC And Orji Uzor Kalu

According to a report by the BBC on 28 September 2006, the EFCC had said that 31 out of Nigeria's 36 governors were under investigation. According to the then EFCC Chairman, cases have been built on about fifteen governors who would soon be charged put on trial.

  1 year ago ago
Opinion: The Eagle That Cannot Catch Its Prey, The Case Of The EFCC And Orji Uzor Kalu

POLITICS

How Gov Wike's Leadership Has Earned Him Great Respect And 1 Thing Other Govns Should Learn From Him

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has become one of the undisputed best Governors in the country, who are thriving to make the country a center of beautiful tourist attraction to other nationality. His creativity, as a leader and lover of development, has earned him great respect in the country, as it is now trending that a Senate Chief, Orji Uzor Kalu has commended the Governor for the infrastructural revolution taking place in the interim State (Rivers State).

  11 months ago ago
How Gov Wike's Leadership Has Earned Him Great Respect And 1 Thing Other Govns Should Learn From Him

POLITICS

3 Things Orji Uzor Kalu Said About 2023 Presidency That Rules Him Out As Presidential Candidate

In the southeast, one name which rings a bell in the political circle is that of Orji Uzor Kalu, a former governor of Abia state and currently, the senator representing Abia North senatorial district in the national assembly. With such a large fan base and huge accomplishments having been a well-known businessman before his foray into politics, the senator may cut the looks of an individual who may be interested in the presidency seeing the region stands a chance to present a candidate for the presidency due to the strong agitations recently.

  11 months ago ago
3 Things Orji Uzor Kalu Said About 2023 Presidency That Rules Him Out As Presidential Candidate

POLITICS

I am In APC But Wike Doing Well In Rivers - Prominent Senator Declares

The Senate chief whip, Orji Uzor Kalu, has commended Governor Nyesom Wike for the infrastructural revolution taking place in Rivers state. The Nation reports that Wike’s special assistant on media, Kelvin Ebiri, in a statement said that the former governor of Abia state made the commendation at the 2021 Sun Newspapers Award ceremony at the Eko Hotel, Lagos at the weekend.

  11 months ago ago
I am In APC But Wike Doing Well In Rivers - Prominent Senator Declares

POLITICS

Dino Melaye Hails Orji Uzor Kalu, Calls Him The Man As They Hang Out In A Private Jet

Nigerian politician and former senator Dino Melaye has been spotted in a video hailing Orji Uzor Kalu, the former governor of Abia State. The two big-time politicians were seen having a lovely moment in a private jet when Dino Melaye started hailing the former governor. Dino who was seen with excitement all over his face in the video said that their movement in a private jet is the life that should be enjoyed.

  11 months ago ago
Dino Melaye Hails Orji Uzor Kalu, Calls Him The Man As They Hang Out In A Private Jet

SPORTS

OUK Commends Enyimba Football Club

Former Governor of Abia State and Pillar of sports in Africa, Dr Orji Uzor Kalu (OUK) has described The victory of Enyimba Football Club at the first leg of the CAF Confederations Cup second round game as a commendable and well deserved feat. The former Governor, under whose administration Enyimba FC won the CAF competition in 2003 and 2004, stressed that sports in general and football in particular is a unifying game, adding that government at all levels must support grassroots sports development for the sake of national development.

  11 months ago ago
OUK Commends Enyimba Football Club

POLITICS

The Elective Position I Would Prefer In 2023 - Orji Uzor Kalu Reveals

A Former Governor of Abia State, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu has called on Politicians to give more priority to a United Nigeria and find a lasting solution to the problem of Insecurity, Kidnapping and Banditry ravaging the Country rather than talking of the 2023 General Elections. Senator Orji Uzor Kalu

  11 months ago ago
The Elective Position I Would Prefer In 2023 - Orji Uzor Kalu Reveals

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Primate Ayodele Warns Uzor Kalu On Igbo Presidency, 2 killed In Southern Kaduna

2023: Primate Ayodele sends warning to Uzor Kalu on Igbo presidency The Leader Of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Primate Ayodele, on Sunday issued a warning to the former Governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu, on Igbo presidency in 2023. Primate Ayodele warned that Uzor Kalu is one of the politicians who can push for the Igbo presidency but his efforts will not be appreciated and recognized.

  11 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Primate Ayodele Warns Uzor Kalu On Igbo Presidency, 2 killed In Southern Kaduna

POLITICS

Opinion: An Overview Of Senator Abaribe's Recent Interview With Channels Television

According to the Senate Minority Leader, Enyinnaya Abaribe, there are more than 30 separatist organizations in the south-east geopolitical zone, including the Indigenous People of Biafra and the Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra. He said this in an interview with Channels Television on Tuesday, October 5, 2021.

  11 months ago ago
Opinion: An Overview Of Senator Abaribe's Recent Interview With Channels Television

POLITICS

APC chieftain praises PDP Governor, Wike, for doing well in Rivers State

A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress(APC) and Chief Whip of the Nigerian Senate, Orji Uzor Kalu, has commended Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, for the infrastructural development taking place in the state. The former Abia State Governor, through a statement released by Special Assistant to Governor Wike on Media, Kelvin Ebiri, gave the commendation at the 2020 Sun Newspapers Award ceremony at the Eko Hotel, Lagos State.

  11 months ago ago
APC chieftain praises PDP Governor, Wike, for doing well in Rivers State

JUSTICE

Why Abuja High Court Prohibits FG From Retrying Ex-Abia Gov, Uzor Kalu

On Wednesday, the Federal High Court in Abuja, prohibited the Federal Government of Nigeria from retrying the former Governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu, who was previously charged with the offence of laundering N7.1 billion naira by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

  1 year ago ago
Why Abuja High Court Prohibits FG From Retrying Ex-Abia Gov, Uzor Kalu

POLITICS

Unity of the Country Takes Priority Over the 2023 Elections- Orji Uzo Kalu

As the 2023 elections are drawing near, our politicians have shifted from the topmost priority of governance and securing the lives and properties of its citizens to power. The attention of our leaders has been shifted to the preparation of the 2023 elections instead of delivering good governance to the people.

  11 months ago ago
Unity of the Country Takes Priority Over the 2023 Elections- Orji Uzo Kalu

JUSTICE

Court stops EFCC from retrying former Abia Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu over alleged N7.1 billion fraud

The Federal High Court in Abuja has barred the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) from retrying former Abia Governor, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu. The court stopped the anti-corruption agency from reopening the trial of Kalu on the N7.1billion money laundering charge brought against him by the EFCC.

  1 year ago ago
Court stops EFCC from retrying former Abia Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu over alleged N7.1 billion fraud

JUSTICE

Orji Kalu Floors EFCC As Court Stops His Criminal Retrial

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has restrained the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, from retrying Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, the former governor of Abia State, and his company, SLOK Nig Ltd. The presiding Judge, Justice Inyang Ekwo, on Wednesday ruled that there was no order of the Supreme Court that authorized their retrial.

  1 year ago ago
Orji Kalu Floors EFCC As Court Stops His Criminal Retrial

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Primate Ayodele Sends Warning To Kalu; PDP Defeat APC In Zango Kataf Re-Election

2023: Primate Ayodele sends warning to Uzor Kalu on Igbo presidency The Leader Of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Primate Ayodele, on Sunday issued a warning to the former Governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu, on Igbo presidency in 2023. Primate Ayodele warned that Uzor Kalu is one of the politicians who can push for the Igbo presidency but his efforts will not be appreciated and recognized.

  11 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Primate Ayodele Sends Warning To Kalu; PDP Defeat APC In Zango Kataf Re-Election

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Back Up Employment With Productivity, Reduce Expenditure — Sen. Orji Kalu Counsels FG, States

Senate Chief Whip, Sen. Orji Uzor Kalu has called on federal and state governments to think out of the box and reduce the creation of ministries, departments and agencies, saying employment creation through such means increases recurrent expenditure. He urged them to increase the manufacturing and agricultural sectors to generate sustainable employment that will benefit the economy and people.

  11 months ago ago
Back Up Employment With Productivity, Reduce Expenditure — Sen. Orji Kalu Counsels FG, States