"No Evidence To Prove Your Ill-Health" - Court Dismisses Orji Uzor Kalu’s Application For Bail

Published On: December 23, 2019, 4:45 pm (10 months ago)
Author: Chris Brazz
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A federal high court in Lagos on Monday dismissed  Uzor Kalu’s application for bail

Justice Mohammed Liman of the federal high court dismissed Kalu’s bail pending the determination of his appeal against his fraud conviction.

Justice Liman said there was no evidence to prove the senator was suffering from chronic diseases which weren’t contagious.

The court also rejected Mr Kalu’s argument that there are substantial grounds in his appeal against his conviction, saying it is an irrelevant

The former governor is currently serving a 12 year jail term over N7.1bn fraud

-- OmoNobaUku (m) at 23-12-2019 04:50 PM
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Nah wah o. The great Dr Kalu has been reduced to giving excuses and alibis in order to regain his freedom. It is true that the evil that men do, live long after them.
-- Osahenogae1 (m) at 23-12-2019 04:53 PM
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-- Patode (m) at 23-12-2019 08:10 PM
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Once these politicians are facing the law, they start feigning sickness.
-- crusita (f) at 23-12-2019 10:30 PM
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The law has to place not for the poor alone.