Browsing: Orji Uzor Kalu

As a young boy born in the commercial nerve of Aba in South East Nigeria, Kalu, whose parents were trading in fabrics in Aba, could not do otherwise, than to have their son, in addition to his western education, learn the art of trading.

The first red cap adorned the head of Chief Orji Uzor Kalu, a former two-term governor of Abia State and an early comer to the APC from his region of the country. He caught the vision of a renascent Nigeria early enough. He used to belong to the Peoples Democratic Party and the Progressive People’s Alliance.

Speaking on behalf of the 17 women leaders of the 17 local government areas of Abia State at Kalu’s Igbere country home, the state Woman Leader, Hon. Ori Obasi, who led the delegation, said they visited him in their numbers to express their love for him and discuss with him.