Senator Orji Uzo Kalu said he never stole Abia state #7.2billion.
Former Abia State Governor, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, on Tuesday said he never stole N7.2 billion while at the helm between 1999 and 2007.
He stated that during his tenure, Abia State had no such fund.
Kalu made the denial while continuing his testimony before Justice Mohammed Idris of a Federal High Court in Lagos to prove his innocence of the allegation level against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
The former governor, while responding to a question from his lawyer, Prof. Awa Kalu (SAN) during cross examination, said that there was no way he could have stolen what was not in existence. Continue reading