The Election Petitions Tribunal for National and State Assembly sitting in Abia State has nullified the election of Senator Orji Uzor Kalu.
The former governor of the state, Orji Kalu lost the petition filed by senator Mao of PDP
The court ruled for a rerun election in the Abia North Senatorial District.
Kalu contested on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the February 23 election.
Daily Tells had reported former Abia state governor, Kalu is now the Chief Whip of the senate.
The candidate of Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Mao Ohuabunwa took Kalu to tribunal to challenged his victory.