The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, yesterday, filed an amended  34-count charge against the former Governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu.

The development made it the third time EFCC is amending the charge against the defendant who has been standing trial for the past eight years.

Uzor kalu is standing trial along with his alleged accomplice, Udeh Jones Udeogu and his firm, Slok Nigeria Limited. 

The charge borders on conspiracy, money laundering and illegal diversion of public funds to the tune of N5.6 billion.