By Aruna AbdulRasak
The Faculty of Art Students Association (FASA) elections for 2020/2021 Academic session held on the 23rd of April, 2021 at the Faculty of Arts class area, and produced a student of the department of Arabic, Damilare Jamiu, popularly known JAYKAY, as the president-elect for the faculty.
The contest for the coveted seat was amongst the Departments of History, Linguistic and five other Departments: Arabic, English language, French, Religions and The Performing Art.
The students of the faculty exercised their franchise within the hours of 8 am and 2 pm.
According to the release by the electoral empire of the faculty’s Students’ Association, FAISEC, led by the committee chairman, Mr Afolabi Waliu Olanrewaju, JAYKAY polled 878 votes to wrestle the number one seat from his closest opponent, Lasisi Festus (FESTUS) Who polled 449 votes.
Other results as released by the faculty media handlers are as follow:
TOTAL NUMBER OF ELECTORATES (VOTERS)
DAMILARE, JAMIU (JAYKAY)= 878
LASISI FESTUS (FESTUS) = 449
VOID VOTES = 35
LAMIDI MORENIKEJI (KEJIEE)= 738
AYOLE DAMILOLA (DAME) = 485
VOID VOTES = 139
OJEWOLA ABOLAJI (BEEJAY)= 497
JAMIU ADEYEMI (YEMDY)= 776
VOID VOTES = 89
ASSISTANT GENERAL SECRETARY
MOHAMMED RASAQ (RETRO)= 745
OYEKOLA DAVID (APOSTLE)= 617
VOID VOTES= 63
PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER
RAJI ADAM (DON KIM) = 445
ATOYEBI OBASHOLA (KOFO INFO) = 755
VOID VOTES = 162
AKANBI ABIGAIL (ABBY) = 447
IDOWU EMMANUEL (MAKANAKI) = 782
VOID VOTES = 133
OPATOLA SAMUEL (OPA)= 517
ALABI ADAM (SAHAD)= 670
VOID VOTES= 175
These positions were unopposed:
WELFARE DIRECTOR – OHERE TAOFEEK APATA (TERYFIK) AND SPORT DIRECTOR – FAKAYODE JOSEPH OLAJIDE (ALVARO)