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Finally, Orji Kalu regains freedom, leaves Kuje prisons



Convicted Senator Orji Uzor Kalu has just been released from the Kuje Prison, Abuja.

Reliable sources disclosed that the embattled Senator Kalu walked out of the facility at 5:30 pm Nigerian time.

A Federal High Court in Lagos, on Tuesday, granted a motion by the former Governor of Abia and Senator representing Abia North Senatorial district , seeking his release from the Kuje Prison custody.

Justice Mohammed Liman before who the applicant’s motion was pending, granted the prayer of the applicant, and ordered the release of Kalu, from prison.

Kalu was sentenced to 12 years for N7.2bn fraud belonging to Abia State government.