Students of the Federal College of Education (Technical), Umunze have elected new executives of the Students’ Union Government (SUG) for 2015/2016 academic session.
After the election, which took place at the Convocation Arena of the college recently, the Dean of Students’ Affairs, Mrs. C. Okafor announced the result.
Augustine Okoye, a 300-Level student, emerged as the new President of the union, with 269 votes to defeat his opponent Okeke Chibunna, who got 188 votes.
Other elected officers are Okeke Grace (Vice-President), Okoli Chinonso (Secretary General), Ezeokafor Tinatamar (Assistant Secretary General), Ibe Innocent (Director of Transport), Nnadi Goodluck (Director of Information), Okafor Kelechukwu (Director of Socials) and Ebubeoha Obianuju, who is to serve as Financial Secretary.
Speaking while inaugurating the SUG executives, the Provost of the college, Professor Josephat Ogbuagu, advised the student leaders to uphold the oath of allegiance they sworn to.
He expressed satisfaction with the conduct of the election, saying the polls was very peaceful.
Ogbuagu however warned the students to stay away from all forms of vices, saying that any official of the union found to have embezzled the union’s money will be expelled from the institution.