United States based Real Estate Mogul, John Juruobi has applauded former governor of Abia State and Chief Whip of the Senate, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu for replicating his performance as governor of Abia state between 1999 to 2007 in the ninth senate as the senator representing Abia North senatorial district
This is even as he charged the traditional rulers in Abia North to adopt Kalu as the consensus senatorial candidate of the zone and return him unopposed
Juruobi who hails from Isuikwato in Abia North made the call in Washington DC on Monday during a meeting of Abia State stakeholders in United States.
He believes that Kalu’s performance as the senator representing Abia North senatorial district is the best in the history of Abia State.
He appealed to the people of Abia North Senatorial District to continue to support the Chief Whip of the Senate, noting that Kalu was ready to do more for the district.
“We need to encourage and support his aspiration in 2023. What he has done as a Senator is unprecedented. The building of roads, schools and distribution of educational materials is the first of its kind in Abia North senatorial district. My community Umuobiala is a big beneficiary of Kalu’s active performance and we are grateful for his leadership.
“Even though I am not surprised because he performed very well as Governor. He took education very serious and teachers and students benefited a lot . He built infrastructures and made Enyimba proud . He was an action Governor and today he is an action Senator. He is replicating what he did as Governor.
“His bills, motions and infrastructural development is the best I have seen from a Senator .
“We should not joke with our best at this critical time. We need more development in Abia North. Therefore, I am appealing to all to continue to trust Senator Orji Uzor Kalu even beyond 2023 for more development. The traditional rulers should adopt him as the only candidate and make sure he returns unopposed.” Juruobi said