On Thursday, Senate President Lawan, usher other lawmakers to the residence of the Chief Whip of the upper legislative chamber, after the Abia lawmaker was released from prison on wednesday.

Orji Uzor Kalu, regained freedom this week after months of imprisonment.

Recollect that the former Governor, alongside a former Director of Finance and Account of Abia State, Ude Jones Udeogu, were arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on 36 counts of money laundering to the tune of N7.1 billion.

They were jailed in December but they appealed the verdict of the court.

Meanwhile Orji Kalu and the other lawmakers in the scene, all wore face masks but did not observe social distancing.

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