Member representing Bende Federal Constituency who also doubles as the Spokesperson of the House of Representatives, Rep. Benjamin Kalu has been appointed as a member, Local Government National Directorate of the APC Presidential Campaign Council amongst other leaders.
Following the list released by the All Progressives Congress of its Presidential Campaign Council (PCC) and on the 23rd of September, 2022. The Council consists of 31 Directorates with President Muhammadu Buhari as the Chairman and the Presidential standard bearer as the Deputy, the National Chairman of the party, Senator Abdullahi Adamu is the Deputy Chairman (2) and Kasheem Shettima, the Vice-Presidential candidate as Vice Chairman.
Along side Deputy Speaker of the House, Rep. Idris Wase, Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami (SAN) , Minister for Humanitarian Affairs, Sadiya Umar Faruq, Member representing Isuikwuato/Umunneochi Fed. Constituency, Rep. Nkeiru Onyejeocha, H. E Rotimi Amaechi, H.E Rauf Aregbesola, Sen. George Akuma, and other members of the committee, Rep Benjamin Kalu with be incharge of the 774 LGAs across Nigeria for Tinubu/Shettima Campaign. The lawmaker who was a former LGA Chairman of Bende LGA and former Senior Special Adviser on Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs will implore his capacity and experience in the execution of strategic planning for the campaign council
Rep. Kalu while speaking to a Drum Africa correspondent expressed readiness of the party towards the forthcoming elections, stating that he is confident in APC to win in Bende Federal Constituency because the people have truly felt the impact of the administration. He promised to collaborate with other great minds and leader in the Presidential Campaign Council as they strategize to bring the best of the APC Presidential Candidate, Asiwaju Ahmed Tinubu whom he had supported since the Primary Elections.