The former governor of Abia state Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu has accused the Senator representing Abia Central, T.A Orji of wasting eight years in office as his successor as Abia governor.
He made this allegation at a campaign flagoff rally at Umuahia township stadium, Abia state on Friday. He stated that the infactructure he built while in office remain the way he left them without any form of maintenance on them.
“When I was governor, salaries were paid on the 28th of every month, education was free, the universities were paying 7,000 as school fees, I built the Umuahia township stadium and the Enyimba stadium, I was the last governor elected not by tricks and manipulations” he said.
He revealed that President Buhari is making the largest investment in the history of Southern part of Nigeria, particularly in Anambra where he is constructing the second Niger bridge.
He also disclosed that the Enugu express way that brought him at loggerheads with former President Olusegun Obasanjo over his refusal to build it is now under construction by President Buhari.
The Abia North APC Senatorial Candidate urged the people of Abia state to cast their votes for all APC candidate at various levels to ensure what he called effective governance.
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