Acts capable of influencing
the current election tribunal
sitting in Abia State by
former Governor of Abia
state Dr Orji Uzor Kalu has
been condemned by a group
under the aegis of Peace and
Media Advocacy.
According to a statement
signed by the group’s leader,
James Okoronkwo ‘’ We
condemn in the strong terms
the current propaganda
being spread by Chief Orji
Uzor Kalu and his political
partners aimed at distracting
the Election Petition Tribunal
sitting in Umuahia by alleging
that some of the ad-hoc staff
that participated in the March
28th National Assembly
election “allegedly” carted
away falsified electoral
They insisted that Kalu
came third in the election
of Abia North Senatorial
constituency and yet, has
been going around trying to
influence INEC to declare
him winner.
The group called on the
tribunal to be wary of his
antics and carry on with their
job without fear or favour.
It will be recalled Abia
north senatorial election
was won by Senator –elect
Mao Ohuabunwa under the
Peoples Democratic Party
PDP who has since been
given his certificate of return.
However the candidates
of APGA Chief David Ogba
who came second and Chief
Orji Uzor Kalu are in the
tribunal trying to upturn the

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