Executive Chairman/ CEO of Stercoll group and former gubernatorial candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) in Abia State, Dr. Emeka Kalu, has congratulated the Publisher of Sun, New Telegraph newspapers and a former Governor of Abia State, Chief Dr Orji Uzor Kalu, on the conferment of honorary doctorate degree, Honoris Causa on him by the University of Nigeria, Nsukka Kalu in a statement personally signed by him, described, the former governor as a seasoned administrator par excellence whose contributions to the development of Abia State and Nigeria had been largely acclaimed by all and sundry.
He said: “On behalf of my family and the management of Stercoll group, I wish to congratulate a Colossal personality, A political juggernaut and media supremo and administrator par excellence, Chief Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu on his conferment of Honorary Doctorate degree honoris Causa on him, by the University of Nigeria Nsukka.
“Your contributions to the growth and development of democracy in Nigeria have been globally acclaimed. During your tenure as governor of Abia State, salaries of workers were promptly paid, numerous roads and bridges were constructed, rural electrification was done, Enyimba won the CAF champions league back to back etc. “One of the greatest achievements of your tenure was the free medical services rendered to the good people of Abia State and making education free for all. “As you are honoured sir, I join millions of your associates, followers and well wishers in thanking God for a life of service to humanity and God, as I wish you more grace to do more for our dear state and country.”