An Editor in the News Directorate of Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria Headquarters in Abuja, Mrs Sandra Udeike, has emerged the newly elected chairman, Nigerian Union of Journalists, NUJ, FRCN headquarters chapel.
Mrs Udeike scored sixty votes to defeat her closest contestant, Comrade Tersoo Zamber who polled fifty-six votes while Mrs. Adora Ransome Chesa got two votes.
Other positioned including Vice -Chairman, Olayemi Daniyan, Uzoma Ogbonna, Secretary, Ibrahim Shehu, Assistant Secretary, Sunday Igoche, Financial Secretary, Ihuoma Eke, Treasurer and Nehemiah Anini as Auditor were declared unopposed.
The elected Chairman in her speech thanked the members for their votes and promised to make their welfare paramount.
The Chief Press Secretary to Benue state governor, Mr. Terver Akase also congratulated the Union on the successful conduct of the election.
Similarly, Comrade Tersoo Zamber, one of the Chairmanship Aspirants commended the smooth process of the election and called on newly elected executive members to live up to their responsibilities.
RESULTS OF THE NUJ FRCN HEADQUARTERS CHAPEL ELECTION 2020.
ACCREDITED VOTERS =119
1. AUDITOR: Valid votes =112 Voided votes =7
2. TREASURER: Valid votes = 112 Voided votes =7
3.FINANCIAL SEC Valid votes = 113 Voided votes = 6
4.ASST SECRETARY Valid votes = 118 Voided votes = 1
5. SECRETARY Valid votes =115 Voided votes =3
6. VICE CHAIRMAN Valid votes =116 Voided votes = 3
7. CHAIRMAN: ADORA =2 Votes, SANDRA =60 Votes and TERSOO = 56 Votes