Senator Orji Uzor Kalu Sets To Buy Arsenal FC
African Pillar of Sports and Forbes rated Billionaire, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu has indicated interest in buying the English Premier league club, Arsenal Footbal Club with a bid of 35% stake.
In Kalu’s Twitter handle @OUKtweets on Monday evening, He wrote
“Our success with Enyimba FC btw 2000-2007 has continuously increased my passion for football.
“As the pillar of sports in Africa,I am considering an investment in football & I will buy 35 percent stake in Arsenal FC @Arsenal.
“Our target is to lift the Champions League & EPL back to back as we did with Enyimba. #OUK.
Senator Kalu is the current Chief Whip Of the 9th Senate and a former governor of Abia State.
During Kalu’s reign as Abia State governor, records has it that he turned around the Enyimba Football club of Aba, he took it to a great height of winning the CAF Championship back to back in 2003.
Kalu’s love for sports has got him many accolades including an award as the African pillar of sports.