EFCC Seizes Senator Orji Kalu’s Properties

EFCC Eeizes Senator Orji Kalu’s Properties

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Saturday, December 14, 2019, moved to the next level in fulfilling the terms of court sentence passed on former Abia State governor, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu.

The anti-graft agency said it has begun marking properties belonging to him to seek reparation for the N7.65b stolen from the Abia state treasury..

The marking is to ensure that the properties are not dissipated, following the December 5, 2019 order of Justice Muhammed Idris sitting at the Federal High Court in Ikoyi, Lagos that Kalu’s company, Slok Nigeria Limited, be wound up and all assets forfeited to the Federal Government.

Kalu, who is the Senator representing Abia North in the National Assembly, had been arraigned alongside his company, Slok Nigeria Limited and Udeh Udeogu, his Director of Finance and Accounts at the Abia State Government House, over an amended 39-count charge bordering on conspiring and diverting the sum of N7.65bn from the coffers of the state.

Miss Jamaica, Toni-Ann Singh Wins 2019 Miss World Pageant (photos)

Miss Jamaica, Toni-Ann Singh Wins 2019 Miss World Pageant (photos)

REPORT: 10 Former Governors Who May Suffer Orji Uzor Kalu’s Fate

REPORT: 10 Former Governors Who May Suffer Orji Uzor Kalu’s Fate