Kalu, who has sustained his cult-like followership in the political space since his first political outing as a member of House of Representatives in 1992, has come out to state categorically, that he has no anointed candidate (s) in the forthcoming Congress in Abia state. Hence, there will be a level playing ground for all aspirants.
Browsing: Dr. Orji Kalu
In a congratulatory message to Senator Adamu on his 75th birthday anniversary, Kalu acknowledged the contributions of the former governor to nation building in various capacities.
Describing the celebrant as a seasoned administrator and astute politician, Kalu urged Obi to sustain his good deeds.
Extolling the virtues of the cleric, Kalu acknowledged the immense contributions of the Primate to the spread of the gospel beyond the shores of Nigeria.
Describing the festive season as a period for sober reflection as a people, Kalu charged Muslim faithful to embrace the teachings of the Holy Qur’an and the exemplary lifestyle of Prophet Muhammad.
Describing the talented rapper and comedian as one of the best in the Nigerian entertainment industry, Kalu urged the Nigerian youth to use their talents and skills to add value to the society as Fasasi did.
According to Kalu, the recent defections of Governor Bello Matawalle, Senators Sahabi Yau (Zamfara North), Lawali Anka (Zamfara West), Hassan Gusau (Zamfara Central) and Peter Nwaoboshi (Delta North) from the Peoples Democratic Party to the APC, is a clear indication that the party is waxing stronger.
Extolling the virtues of the former President, Kalu stressed that the retired General has sustained his goodwill over the years in view of his extra-ordinary leadership qualities.
The politician was shot dead by gunmen in Owerri, Imo State at the weekend.
Acknowledging the contributions of the Abia-state born politician to nation building in various capacities, the former Governor stressed that the celebrant remains a source of inspiration to the womenfolk beyond Abia state.
Congratulating the Chief of Army Staff, Kalu extolled the virtues of the Major-General, describing him as a gallant and committed military officer with passion for professionalism and national development.
Commending the efforts of the Caretaker Chairman of the APC, Alhaji Mai Mala Buni and stakeholders of the party for the giant strides in galvanizing grassroots support for the APC, Kalu stressed that the ideals of the APC are anchored on genuine leadership and good governance.
Congratulating the prominent monarch on the occasion of his 80th birthday, Kalu extolled the virtues of the respected traditional ruler, adding that the Obi of Onitsha is a blessing to the South East and Nigeria.
According to Kalu, the perpetrators of the barbaric act must be identified in a bid to bring them to book.
Describing Ramadan as a special month with uncommon and divine blessings, the former Governor urged Muslim faithful to sustain the teachings of holy Qur’an beyond the holy month, adding that the acts of alms-giving, piety, selflessness, forgiveness and togetherness should be embraced by Nigerians for the sake of national prosperity.
The former governor while acknowledging the invaluable contributions of the Senator to the growth and progress of Enugu state, South East and Nigeria in general, Kalu urged the Enugu-state born politician to sustain his good deeds in all endeavours.
The INEC office was set ablaze on Sunday by unidentified hoodlums leaving electoral materials and furniture destroyed.
Describing the ugly incident as devastating and evil, Kalu commended Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia state and Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo state for their collective efforts in a bid to rescue the victims from the criminals.
Lamenting the passing of the 42-year-old pastor, Kalu stressed that the younger Adeboye died in his prime, adding that the deceased was committed to the work of God like his father.
Describing the celebrant as an age-long friend, Kalu acknowledged the contributions of Adenuga to the socio- economic development of Nigeria.