N3.2billion Alleged Fraud: Judge’s Absence Stalls Trial of Ex-Abia Governor, Uzor Kalu

The trial of former Abia State governor, Orji Ozor Kalu, has been stalled in court as the judge is recorded absent.

Orji Uzor Kalu, the trial of a former Governor of Abia, charged with N3.2bn fraud, on Wednesday suffered another setback at a Federal High Court, Lagos, as the judge was unavailable, Punch Metro reports.

[caption id="attachment_34555" align="aligncenter" width="450"] Orji Uzor Kalu[/caption]

Kalu was arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission alongside his former Commissioner for Finance, Ude Udeogo, on 34 counts bordering on fraud.

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