Orji Uzor Kalu Launches Grass Root Campaign Ahead of Abia North Senate Race



The Abia North Senatorial aspirant and candidate of the Progressive People Alliance (PPA) Chief Orji Uzor Kalu (OUK), said he is ready to give his all to serve the people of Abia North at the Senate Level.

“Experience has persuaded us to know that it is not what we receive that makes us rich but what we give”, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu stated.

According a statement issued by Abia North Students Leaders Forum, it reads as follows:


“In addition to the numerous achievement mentioned is your academic empowerment during your tenure as the Governor of Abia state, when youths and great number of Abians and Nigeria citizens had opportunity to study in Abia State University at reduced cost.

“Between 1999 and 2007 the university produced the highest number of quality graduates, this was possible because the welfare of both the academic and non academic were taken good care of, students were your priority both those in Absu umuahia campus testified of the buses you donated to them in your tenure and was later abandoned when the new administration came in,they were marginalised but we hope and believe in you that Glory is coming to ABSU and Abia North in all, we believe in you DR ORJI UZOR KALU.

“You never played with staffs salary, tuition fee was low, academic programmes received prompt attention, monthly subvention was timely even when you increased it to one hundred million naira ( N100,000,000) the status that was maintained for another eight (8) years even when the state was richer with increased monthly allocation.

“If we should begin to count our blessings, the senate is not even our prayer for you, something better than that is what we will wish you but be that as it may, OKEOSISI ABIA, ENYI UMU AKWUKWO, we owe you our mandate to see you in the red chamber.

“The ABIA NORTH STUDENT’S LEADERS FORUM has resolved to give you our strong support.”

OUK Grass Root Campaign