The Senate Chief Whip and former Abia State Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu Tuesday returned to take his seat after spending six months at the correctional Center in Kuje.
He was officially welcomed by the President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, on Tuesday
Kalu was convicted in December, 2019 after his was found guilty of perpetuated fraud while he was Governor of Abia state. He was released last week after the Supreme Court annulled his trial and ordered a retrial weeks ago.
On Tuesday morning, he was seen as he marched into the Red Chamber with Senate President Ahmad Lawan and other Principal Officers.
The Senate President thereafter, officially welcomed the embattled Senator back to the Senate.
He will be retried by the EFCC as soon as the court is set.