Uzor Kalu Wins Senatorial Suit at Appeal Court

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SWITZERLAND, NOVEMBER 08 – The Appeal Court, Owerri division on Thursday, November 7, dismissed the suit challenging the victory of, Orji Uzor Kalu, as the senator for Abia North Senatorial District,

A few months ago, the National Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Umuahia, Abia State, had nullified the victory of a former governor of the state, Orji Uzor Kalu, at the 2019 general election.

However, the court of appeal dismissed the case of irregularities brought before it by Senator Ohuabunwa.

The Court delivered a judgement affirming the election of Senate Chief Whip, Orji Uzor Kalu as the duly elected representative for Abia North senatorial district.

Reacting to the decision of the appellate court, Uzor-Kalu said he has nothing to say but to give all thanks and glory to God Almighty.

The former governor in a tweet personally signed and tweeted by him on his official Twitter page also thanked all members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) under which platform he contested for the election.

He also appreciated the support of many Nigerians and the perseverance of his supporters throughout his legal battle. Uzor-Kalu said that the judgement of the Appeal Court has delivered the mandate of the people which has been reassured.

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