THE Correspondents Chapel of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Ekiti chapter has elected new executives that will pilot the affairs of the chapel for the next three years.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports that the election was held on Friday, where new executives were elected unopposed as they enjoyed the overwhelming supports of members of the chapel.
NAN reported that Victor Ogunje (ThisDay), was elected as Chairman, while Raphael Ogbonnaiye (Daily Trust) emerged as the Vice-Chairman.
Also, Soyemi Oluyinka (Alaroye), was elected as the Treasurer and Victor Akinkuolie (The Hope) emerged the Secretary.
Reacting on behalf of other executives, the chairman, Ogunje, hailed members of the chapel for the confidence reposed in them.
Ogunje solicited more support from members for the executives in the next three years.
He promised that the chapel under his leadership would witness tremendous changes and transformation.
He also promised to keep the spirit of unity and brotherhood among members.
Also speaking, Chairman of Ekiti NUJ Rotimi Ojomoyela commended members of the chapel for their unalloyed support to the state council of the NUJ.
He advised the new executives to put in everything possible toward taking the chapel to greater heights.
“I want to advise our new executives today to ensure that in the next three years the chapel would witness reforms and improvement, especially on members.
“It is a call to service and do not forget it is necessary and important that you work together with every member of this chapel,” Ojomoyela said.
He maintained that the media industry had been badly affected by the current economic meltdown in the country, calling on members to think outside the box in making lives better for themselves.
– June 19, 2020 @ 16:09 GMT |