Kalu also assured to construct a 20th century economic situation for Nigeria, although the remainder of the globe remains in a busy 21st century.
“Yes, if you give me the presidency, why not, I will take it. I am capable of doing the job,” Kalu was priced estimate as stating by the Sun paper.
Former Abia Governor as well as Senator-Elect, Chief Orji Uzor Kalu as well as Mr Femi Gbajabiamila [Twitter/@femigbaja]
“The problem is that is qualified of getting the job done? For currently, I am concentrating on my constituency; there is a whole lot of task to be done.
“If you give me an opportunity, I will like to go back to the senate for a second term, but if the people of Nigeria want me to be president, they will show their hand. I can do the job. I can build a 20th century economy for our people,” he added
Convicted for burglary
In December of 2019, a Federal High Court in Lagos founded guilty Kalu for drawing away N7.65 billion from the treasury of Abia when he was guv of the southeastern state in between 1999 as well as 2007.
Justice Mohammed Idris, that proclaimed him guilty of the 39-count charge, punished him to 12 years behind bars.
On May 8, 2020, the Supreme Court overturned the conviction on the basis that Idris was no more a court of the Federal High Court when he supplied the reasoning on a instance that was listened to for 12 years.
President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan (Right) invites back Senator Orji Uzor Kalu to the us senate after his sentence for fraudulence [Twitter/@SPNigeria]
Kalu has actually never ever concealed his wish to rule Nigeria sooner or later. He has actually switched political events considering that Nigeria’s return to constitutional freedom in 1999; as well as is presently with the governing All Progressives Congress (APC).