Uzor Kalu released from Kuje Prison


Incarcerated former governor of Abia State Orji Uzo Kalu has been released from Kuje Custodial Centre, Abuja where he was serving a 12-year sentence following a court order to that effect by the Federal High Court in Lagos.

He was released  around 7:30 pm

Justice Mohammad Liman of the Federal High Court in Lagos ordered the release of Kalu on Tuesday following his conviction last December for alleged looting of N7.65b belonging to Abia.