The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has charged a former governor of Abia State to court over money laundering matter.
Kalu in court after his arrest by the EFCC (Photo: Saheed Olugbon)
The former Governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu was on Monday, re-arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission before a Federal High Court in Lagos for an alleged fraud of N2.7bn.
Kalu is said to have allegedly used his company to launder N200 million at First Inland Bank, now FCMB. The sum is alleged to have formed part of funds illegally derived from the coffers of the Abia State Government
Here are pictures of him arriving in the company of his lawyers.