21 Aug 2020
Chief Whip of the Senate, Dr Orji Kalu, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for the establishment of an ultra-modern diagnostic centre at the Federal Medical Centre, Umuahia, Abia.
3 Aug 2020
Senate Chief Whip, Dr Orji Kalu, said on Monday that the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) had not paid contractors that handled roads he facilitated in Abia.
8 May 2020
The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Abia has expressed joy over Friday’s judgment of the Supreme Court that voided the conviction of the Senate’s Chief Whip, Sen. Orji Kalu, for fraud.
22 Feb 2020
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
17 Dec 2019
A declaration the other day that a convicted senator’s seat would not be declared vacant and the convict would continue to be paid his salary and emoluments
8 Dec 2019
Since former Abia State governor, Orji Uzo Kalu left Government House, Umuahia 12 years ago, his attempts at regaining political relevance in the state have been accompanied by severe battles.
2 Dec 2019
A Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday adjourned until Dec. 5, judgment in a N7.2 billion fraud case against former Gov. Orji Kalu of Abia.
12 Nov 2019
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate for Abia North Senatorial Zone in the February 23, 2019 ballot, Chief Mao Ohuabunwa, has rejected last Thursday’s Court of Appeal verdict upholding the victory of Senator Orji Kalu....
9 Sep 2019
The National Assembly petitions tribunal sitting in Abia state Monday sacked Orji Uzor Kalu as the senator representing Abia North in the Nigerian Senate. Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate Mao Ohuabunwa challenged Kalu's victory at the tribunal. The tribunal ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to conduct a supplementary election within 90 days in…
2 Jul 2019
An uneasy calm pervaded the air in the hallowed chamber of the Senate Tuesday as it formally constituted its Principal officers. President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, read two separate letters to the hearing of his colleagues. He said by those letters, the entire Senate leadership stood constituted. As he began to read the names,…
7 Jun 2019
A former Abia Governor, Dr Orji Kalu, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to intervene in the dispute between the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Adams Oshiomhole and his predecessor, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun.
6 Jun 2019
Dr Orji Kalu, former governor of Abia, has reinforced his earlier stance that the office of the Deputy Senate President must be reserved for the South-East caucus of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the National Assembly. Orji’s position was contained in statement issued on Thursday by Mr Kunle Oyewumi, of Orji Kalu Media Office,…