The election of Orji Uzor Kalu, the senator representing Abia North Senatorial District in the Nigerian Senate, has been nullified by the National and State Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal.
Naija News reports that the National and State Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Abia State nullified Kalu’s election on Monday, September 9.
This online news platform understands that the tribunal also ordered a re-run election for the Abia North Senatorial District.
Naija News reports that Senator Kalu is the Chief Whip of the 9th Nigerian Senate and a former governor of Abia State.
Senator Kalu is representing Abia North at the National Assembly on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Nigeria’s ruling party.