Former Abia State Governor, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu has regained his freedom following an order of the Federal High Court in Lagos.
He was released from Kuje Custodial Centre today after serving several weeks of his 12-year sentence over corruption charges against him.
On Tuesday, in an order issued by Justice Mohammad Liman of the Federal High Court in Lagos, Orji Uzor Kalu was justified. Mr. Kalu was convicted in December for an alleged looting of N7.65b belonging to the Abia state government during his time in the office as the governor.
More details shortly.