President of the Senate, Senator Ahmad Lawan has welcomed back the Chief Whip, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu of All Progressives Congress, APC, Abia North to the Hallowed Chamber.
Senator Lawal, who appreciated the returned of the Chief Whip on Tuesday said “Welcome back our one and only Chief Whip. We are very grateful to God for bringing you back.”
Senate President Ahmad Lawan on Thursday, June 4, led other senators to the residence of Abia-born lawmaker Orji Uzor Kalu who was released from prison.
The Chief Whip of the senate regained freedom on Wednesday, June 3, months after being jailed following his arraignment by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on 36 counts of money laundering to the tune of N7.1 billion.