Kalu said this in a statement in reaction to the N20.5 trillion budget proposal presented to the National Assembly.
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He said Tinubu proved many wrong when he bowed and touched the ground to greet Senator Orji Uzor Kalu’s mother, Elder(Mrs) Eunice Uzor Kalu (Odiukonamba) during his visit to her Abuja residence recently.
The group said this in a statement issued by its Media and Publicity Secretary, Emma Powerful, on Monday.
The former Governor of Abia State made the call in a statement on Thursday, lamenting the disruption of caused by strikes.
The Senators, who are aggrieved about the outcome of the party’s primaries, were led to the meeting by the Senate Chief Whip, Orji Kalu
Mascot Kalu’s emergence at a well attended APP primary followed his adoption as consensus candidate of the party, shortly after withdrawal from the 2023 governorship race by a co-aspirant, Ndem Chukwu.
In a statement he personally signed Wednesday issued on Wednesday, Kalu warned that such actions are capable of provoking violence, adding that the South East should never be associated with such a horror.
Kalu has been cleared to contest the party primary election in the district, while his single opponent, Fabian Okonkwo, has withdrawn
Kalu who acknowledged the invaluable contributions of the late highly revered monarch to the nation building through various platforms, stressed that the late paramount ruler will be remembered as a selfless statesman and nationalist with passion for a united and indivisible Nigeria.
Kalu, in his Easter message issued Friday in Abuja, noted that the role of religious leaders could not be undermined in nation building.
Kalu, who is the former Governor of the South Eastern State gave the advice while addressing some APC leaders from Bende local government area, Thursday evening in Abuja, observing that communication gap led to the lingering crisis.
Kalu gave the charge when he hosted Abia State Students from Ahmadu Bello University Zaria at his Abuja residence.
The call followed the loss of the 2022 World Cup ticket by the Super Eagles to the Black Stars of Ghana on Tuesday.
The Director General of OUK Movement, Abia chapter, Agu Ndukwe, made the disclosure in a statement he signed and made available to newsmen Saturday in Abuja.
Orji Kalu came from the Old Umuahia zone in the old configuration. The governor came from Abia North Senatorial Zone in the new geopolitics. Rather than follow the formula of Abia’s fathers’ drawn ab initio ahead of the creation of the state, he chose a new procedure. He picked on Chief Theodore Orji, his then Chief of Staff, from Umuahia or the new Abia Central senatorial zone. It is interestingly coincidental that both men sit in the Senate currently representing Abia North and Abia Central.
He sent the list to the National Chairman Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee, Governor Mai Mala Buni.
Lukman according to kalu in a statement he personally signed was quoted as saying: “there are other party leaders, including Sen Uzor Kalu who have actively supported His Excellency Mai Mala to undermine the decision to organize the National Convention of the party.”
Kalu, in a statement he personally signed Friday stressed that it was imperative that we put the interest of our great party ahead of our individual interests for the good of Nigerians even after the 2023 general elections.
The application seeking the transfer was brought pursuant to Sections 19, 22 and 45 of the Federal High Court Act 2010 and Section 93 of the Administration of Criminal Justice Act, (ACJA) 2015.
According to Isah, the position of the North is to support a Southern candidate with the interest of the nation at heart, noting that only the Chief Whip of the Senate, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu met the criteria of Northern Nigeria on who to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari.