The supreme Court of Nigeria on Friday the 8th of May 2020 annuls the judgement of federal high court that convicted Senator Orji Uzor Kalu of N7.65 billion fraud .
A judgement from the federal high court convicted Senator Orji Uzor Kalu of fraud alongside his firm Slok Nigeria and Abia state director of finance Use Udeogu of fraud a d they were sent to jail.
The Apex court in the country has since declared the judgement as set aside.
In their judgement the Apex court ruled that Justice Mohammed Idris has no power to convict the former Governor.
Senator Kalu counsel challenge the high court judgement saying that it lacks the power to convict him