Monday, 3 June 2019

Odukpani Students Inaugurates new World wide Executives

Outgone President, Comrade Valentino Ndarake, performing the official Handing Over Ceremony to Comrade, Emmanuel Ita, newly sworn in president

The National Association of Odukpani Students, World Wide has today, 2nd of June 2019 sworn in her newly elected National Executive
Council members.

The event which took place at the Cross River University of Technology had Comrade Emmanuel Ita sworn in as the 19th President of the Association and the first ever president from Omo block of Odukpani LGA. 

In her handing over speech, The outgoing president, Comrade Valentino Ndarake thanked members of the Union whom she said had been very supportive of her administration. She recounted her achievements in office to include the production of the Association's constitution, Organising of sensitization seminars in Secondary Schools in the local government, Debate competition amongst students and many others, which she advice the incoming President to build upon what she has achieved.

Comrade Ita, taking the oath of Office
As NAOS WW President
Miss Ndarake, also called on the incoming executive council members to keep the vision and dreams of the association burning even as she noted that the journey won't be easy.

In his acceptance speech, President Emmanuel Ita who was sworn into office by the head of the association's spirit council said he was prepared for work, despite the distraction, stating that he has chosen to remain focused while aligning with all higher institutions of learning across the globe.
Spirit Head of NAOS WWW administering
 Oath of office on the executives

"It is true there are various distractions but we shall be focussed as we set to achieve the objectives of Naos worldwide as enshrined in our Constitution". Comrade Ita said.

Comrade Ita charged members of his cabinet and the generality of Odukpani students to keep Faith with him as they, together would build the association and take it to an enviable height.

He said he is aware that leadership in Student Unionism is one of the greatest task and test of a true leader, and he begins the journey with great enthusiasm and hopes that God is by their side they shall overcome.

" I want to assure you that God is on our side and for that reason, be rest assured that NAOS Worldwide will never be put to shame as we shall return to our known glory and glamour. He said.

Mr. Ita receiving his Certificate of Office 

Comrade Ita informed the students that as the newly sworn-in president, he will not flatter them with sweet promises that may not scale through but by the end of his administration, they will all be happy that they gave him their mandate  

The occasion which was well attended by dignitaries and students from various institutions climaxed with the issuance of Certificate of office to all the newly sworn in executive members.