Former Governor of Abia State and Chief Whip of the Senate, Dr. Orji Kalu has called on Nigerianstosustaintheirsupport for President Muhammadu Buhari in his efforts to reposition the country. Highlighting the achievements of the President, the former governor stressed that President Buhari is committed to even development across the country, adding that the infrastructural regeneration in the South East could not have been possible if the President was biased against Ndigbo.
Kalu, while cautioning the political class against hate speech and campaign of calumny against the President, pointed out that the President Buhari deserves commendation from Nigerians regardless of ethnic, religious and political differences. The former governor made these assertions when he received a delegation of Isi Ugwu stakeholders who paid him a solidarity visit in Abuja on Wednesday.
Kalu said: “I am elated with the visit of the stakeholders from Isi- Ugwu in Ohafia Local Government Area of Abia State. “As you mentioned, the road projects and other infrastructure being executed in Abia North Senatorial district couldn’t have been possible without the support of President Buhari. “I am motivated to facilitate projects to Abia North Senatorial district because of the robust support for Mr President and I by the people of the zone. “In the 2019 general elections, during the presidential election, our party, the All Progressives Congress (APC) polled 68% votes. “Abia North Senatorial district will continue to witness robust transformation in all ramifications.