The news that the frontline contestant for Abia North Senatorial Zone and the former governor of Abia State Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu has been screened out has dominated the media space for more than 2 hours now.
Journalists101 can confirm authoritatively than this information is false. In a telephone conversation with one of the aids to His Excellency, the aide said there’s nothing like that.
“There is nothing like that, I just finished speaking with boss and he was even the first to be screened by the committee and was given a green light and he’s currently on his way to his country home, Igbere to continue with his campaign”.
The aide went further to say that the rumour not only that it’s false, it’s the handiwork of people that knows OUK Is a force to be reckoned with and the next Senator to represent the good people of Abia north in the red chamber.
“These rumours are just baseless and is coming frommischief makers that are scared of his Excellency. I can tell you this is a testament that My boss will clinch the ticket of his party and go ahead to win the general election come next General Election”.
“The harbingers of these rumours are simply increasing our chances it of winning and confirming we are their nightmare”
He therefore enjoined the perpetrators of the fake news to stop the spread of the fake news.