Tag: Orji Uzor Kalu

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Op-Ed EditorMay 8, 2020

Orji Uzor Kalu: Freed at last or free from the beginning? | The #YNaijaCover

Former Abia governor, Orji Uzor Kalu has been freed from the Nigerian correctional facility in Kuje, Abuja this morning. The ...

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Op-Ed EditorJanuary 31, 2020

It’s almost payday in Nigeria. A senator will get his first N13.5 million salary in prison this January

by Ifedayo Adeleye Every month, each Nigerian senator receives about N750,000 as a basic salary, according to the current Senate ...

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Bernard DayoDecember 18, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: Wande Coal’s upcoming EP ‘Realms’ arrives in March 2020

Wande Coal has been off the music radar for a while, but it’s good to know he’s getting his groove ...

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Bernard DayoDecember 16, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: EFCC marks properties of convicted ex-Abia governor Orji Uzor Kalu

The EFCC, on Saturday, December 14th, marked properties belonging to former Abia State governor, Orji Uzor Kalu. In a statement ...

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Op-Ed EditorOctober 31, 2019

The YNaija Senators’ Ranking for October

Surprisingly this month, quite a number of senators sponsored motions during plenary, and it’s easy for individual performances to be ...

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Op-Ed EditorAugust 24, 2019

Who’s in and who’s out? Here are our top 10 Senators for August

It’s been six months after February 23 National Assembly election with 109 Senatorial seats occupied and Senators sworn in. The ...

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Bernard DayoJune 3, 2019

The Big 5: Don’t attack Buhari, obey constituted authorities and shun violence, Kumuyi tells Christians; US demands social media handles from visa applicants | Other top stories

Here are the stories that you should be monitoring today: Don’t attack Buhari, obey constituted authorities and shun violence, Kumuyi ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 2, 2017

I’ll contest in 2019 but not for President – Kalu

A former governor of Abia and a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Orji Uzor Kalu has distanced himself ...

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AzeezOctober 10, 2017

The YNaija Tracklist: No process was breached, no money has been lost | Baru insists | North should produce next President if Buhari does not contest in 2019 – Kalu | More stories

From the papers this morning – a tracklist. No process was breached, no money has been lost | Baru insists ...

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AzeezOctober 10, 2017

North should produce next President if Buhari does not contest in 2019 – Kalu

Former governor of Abia State, Chief Orji Uzor Kalu on Monday said if President Muhammadu Buhari will not contest in ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 2, 2017

Nnamdi Kanu’s lawyer, IPOB attack Kalu for his revelation

The Former Governor of Abia, Orji Uzor Kalu came under attack Sunday, after he revealed that the leader of Indigenous ...

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AzeezOctober 1, 2017

Nnamdi Kanu fled to London through Malaysia – Kalu

Former governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu has said leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu ...

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AzeezJuly 30, 2017

Biafra is not possible at the moment | Kalu tells Igbos

Former governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu has said the struggle for the independent state of Biafra was not ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJune 16, 2017

2019 election: S’East coalition lists Patience Jonathan, Orji Uzor Kalu, Ike Ekweremadu, others

Ahead of the 2019 general elections, three Igbo groups, the World Igbo Youth Congress (WIYC), the Igbo Students’ Association (ISA), ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJune 4, 2017

Buhari will return before June 11 – Orji Uzor Kalu

The former Abia State Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu, on Sunday, said President Buhari’s health has improved when he visited him ...

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AzeezMarch 21, 2017

The YNaija Tracklist: How I gave PDP N500m, supported Obasanjo with N100m – Kalu | AMCON finally sells Keystone Bank | More stories

From the papers this morning – a Tracklist. How I gave PDP N500m, supported Obasanjo with N100m – Kalu – ...

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AzeezMarch 21, 2017

How I gave PDP N500m, supported Obasanjo with N100m – Kalu

by Azeez Adeniyi Former Governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu has said if the Peoples Democratic Party was a ...

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AzeezJanuary 9, 2017

How an Igbo man can become Nigeria’s president – Kalu

Former Governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu has said the possibility of an Igbo man emerging the President of ...

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AzeezDecember 16, 2016

Former Abia governor Kalu visits Nnamdi Kanu in Kuje prison

Former governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu on Friday visited embattled leader of the Indigenous People Of Biafra (IPOB), ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 10, 2016

Orji Kalu urges Igbos to join APC

Former governor of Abia, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu has called on his Igbo “brothers” to join the ruling All Progressives ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 26, 2016

Opinion: Orji Uzor Kalu’s futile defection and APC’s puerile jubilation

by Jude Ndukwe The recent defection of Orji Uzor Kalu, former governor of Abia State, from the Progressive Peoples Alliance ...

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YWriterOctober 14, 2016

The Media Blog: Orji Kalu has two media houses – but he still smells like a loser

You know the other day, we were just thinking about it – politicians in Nigeria buy media platforms in order ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 16, 2016

Recession: Buhari should push for emergency law to stimulate economy – Orji Kalu

A former governor of Abia State, Chief Orji Kalu, has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to push for emergency law to ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 8, 2016

‘I can’t judge Buhari…Nigerian youth should be of use to themselves’ – Orji Kalu

A former governor of Abia state Orji Uzor Kalu has said that Nigerians should be enjoying power supply by now ...

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Isime EseneAugust 14, 2016

Simon Kolawole: Elections, petitions and distractions

Roughly 20 months after Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu was nominated as the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in ...

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Adebayo EmuleomoMay 16, 2016

Billionaire Orji Uzor Kalu arraigned in court for stealing N5.6bn (PHOTOS)

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) wants Orji Uzor Kalu to give account of an alleged misappropriation of N5.6billion wile ...

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Janeth JAugust 10, 2015

The 13 richest people in Nigeria

These are the type of billionaires “that laugh at Hov money…Billionaires with petroleum and coal money.” Naija, we gat ’em: ...

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Emmanuel ChidiogoMarch 11, 2015

Opinion: Willie Obiano is following the bad example of T. A. Orji

by Ebere Wabara    The thing that amazes me is how professionals allow themselves to be subjected to ignominable acts ...

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Emmanuel ChidiogoMarch 11, 2015

Opinion: Why a victory for Orji Uzor Kalu is a victory for Ndigbo

by Peter Ogbonna Should we end up marrying the choice of staying out of shape, then the Ndigbo political interest ...

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Emmanuel ChidiogoFebruary 12, 2015

Opinion: Alex Otti can’t win, he’s only taking a walk in Abia

by Kingsley Emereuwa Not that anything better is expected from a man with limited intelligence- quotient, but those who live ...

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