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It is My Turn to be Senate President -Uzor Kalu

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The Chief Whip of the Senate, Orji Uzor Kalu, says it is his turn to be the Senate President in the 10th National Assembly.

Kalu, who was re-elected to represent Abia North in the Red Chamber disclosed this while briefing newsmen at the National Assembly.

His party, the All Progressives Congress, maintained a majority in the Senate with 57 percent of the seats.

APC senators eyeing the senate presidency have been lobbying their colleagues to seek their support.

Aside from Kalu, who has publicly declared his interest in the position, Senators Godswill Akpabio, Sani Musa, Barau Jibrin, and Dave Umahi are believed to be interested in running for the coveted office.


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