A five-man Electoral Committee has been raised to conduct election into executive positions in the Akwa Ibom State Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, N-U-J.
The Committee has Comrade Mfon Uyeh of the AKBC Radion Chapel as Chairman.
Members are; Dominic Akpan, Pioneer Newspapers; Aniefiok Udonquak, Correspondent Chapel, Mabel Ekanem, Federated Chapel and Umoh Ekanem of the State Information Chapel.
The Committee was inaugurated at this month Congress of the Union held at the Press Centre on Thursday.
Inaugurating the Committee, the Chairman NUJ Elder Patrick Albert explained that the members are to revalidate and screen members in preparation for the election.
Elder Albert charged the committee to cooperate to ensure a smooth conduct of election come August one this year.
The Chairman of the NUJ Electoral Committee, Comrade Mfon Uyeh pledged the readiness of the body to ensure a free, fair and credible election.
Comrade Uyeh promised to follow the NUJ constitution in the discharge of the committees’ duties and called for the cooperation of all.