Senator Kalu Declares Intention To Contest For Senate Presidency Of 10th Assembly
Written by Olarotimi Oshin on March 21, 2023
The Chief Whip of the Senate, Orji Kalu, has declared his intention to contest for Senate presidency in the 10th National Assembly.Kalu, who won re-election to represent Abia North in the Red Chamber, disclosed this on Tuesday while briefing newsmen at the National Assembly.
Aside from Kalu, who has publicly declared interest in the position, Godswill Akpabio (Akwa Ibom); Sani Musa (Niger); Barau Jibrin (Kano); and Dave Umahi (Ebonyi) are also said to be interested in running for the coveted office.
Speaking with journalists, Kalu said that it was his turn to become Senate President, being a ranking lawmaker and from the South East.
He added that, if elected Senate President, Senator Kalu said he will be team Nigeria, promising to work hard in every corner of the nation.