JUST IN: Court Convicts Senator Orji Kalu Over N7bn Fraud

Senator Orji Kalu

Former Governor of Abia State Orji Uzor Kalu, who is also a serving Senator and two others have been found guilty of N7.65bn fraud by a Federal High Court in Lagos.

Similarly, the court convicted the Senate Chief Whip along with his firm, Slok Nigeria Limited and Udeh Udeogu, who was Director of Finance and Accounts during Kalu’s tenure as governor.

Senator Orji Kalu was re-arraigned in July last year on a 39-count amended charge by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

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