The FUTO Alumni Association at an emergency meeting of the National Convention of theAssociation held on Saturday, August 31, 2013 at Links Hotel, Owerri, Imo State elected its National Officers to run the affairs of the Association. The emergency National convention had one major purpose, which was the election of national officers and members of the Board of Trustees.
During the Convention, an Electoral Committee was constituted which conducted screening exercise for all contestants on Friday August 30, 2013 primarily to ascertain the authenticity of claims made by contestants in their application forms.
Particularly, the Committee verified the original copies of degree certificates and membership ofsuch candidates in a chapter ofthe association.
After a rigorous accreditation exercise, the election which was transparently conducted producedEngr. Austin Elochukwu Okeke, a 1998 graduate of Electrical Electronics Engineering asNational President.Engr. Okeke is a former Students Union President and currently the Delivery Manager, Transmission Operations, Airtel Nigeria Managed Services, LM Ericsson Nigeria Ltd.
Also elected as members of theBoard of Trustees include:
i.Sir Victor Ijeh, Managing Director, Sevi Ltd, Port Harcourt, former national President of the Association and holder of an honorary doctorate degree of FUTO.
ii.Mr. Felix Chukwu, Managing Director, McQuintus Ltd, Lagos and former National President of the Association. He is also the Chairman of the Board of Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC).
iii.Lady Nkiru Ajoku, Managing Director, Sunic Foods Ltd, Owerri. She took her first and second degree in the Department of Food Science and Technology, Federal University of Technology, Owerri.
iv.Engr. Abdul Kashim AliFNSE,mni,former President, Nigerian Society of Engineers and currently, President, Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN)
Other elected officers are listed below:
Name Position Phone Email
Engr. Austin Elochukwu Okeke
Dr. S. I. J. Onwusonye
Mr. Nnamdi Eronini
Ms. Azogini Ebosie
Pst. Benjamin U. Diala
Dr (Mrs). N. O. Kabuo
Mr. Nnaemeka E. Chukwu
Mr. Adamu Suleiman Yakubu
Public Relations Officer
Mr. Chimezie Ihedioha
Mr Ekom Okpo Enefiok
Mr. Andrew Ejayeriese
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