The Nigeria Union of Journalists, Ughelli Correspondent Chapel, has inaugurated new executives that will pilot the affairs of the Chapel for the next three years.
Those inaugurated included Comrade (Chief ) Sunday Apah ( Chairman ), Comrade Kparobor Eghwubare ( Vice Chairman), Comrade Hezekiah Ovedhe ( Secretary ) Comrade Ghenero Efenure (Assistant Secretary), Comrade Omamuzo Efidhere (Treasurer ), Comrade Monica Ogbaudu (Financial Secretary) and Comrade Godwin Ukane (Auditor).
The Chairman of the Credentials Committee of the chapel, Comrade Moses Omovevah, stated, among other things, that all the inaugurated executive members of the chapel were returned unopposed.
In his acceptance speech, the newly inaugurated Chairman, Comrade Apah, on behalf of others, thanked members for their support.
He promised to operate an open door system of administration where every member would be carried along.
According to Apah, “I will ensure major furniture’s that are lacking in the chapel’s secretariat would be bought for smooth running of the day-to-day activities of the secretariat.
Comrade Apah solicited for the continued support of members to enable his committee take the chapel to greater heights.
High points of the event were the formal dissolution of the immediate past Comrade Sunday Apah led executive committee and inuaguration of the new committee by the Assistant Secretary of the Nigerian Union of Journalists ( NUJ ), Delta State Council, Comrade Felix Ekwu.
In his keynote address, Comrade Ogono, Vice Chairman of the Council, who led the Delta State NUJ Council delegates to the event, congratulated the inaugurated executives of the chapel
He urged them to carry every member along, just as he enjoined members to support the new executive committee of the chapel.
Others delegates from the State Council, are, the Assistant Secretary, Comrade Felix Ekwu and the Auditor of the State Council, Comrade Celestine Afokoba.