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) 1362 PRESIDENT DAMILARE, JAMIU (JAYKAY)= 878 LASISI FESTUS (FESTUS) = 449 VOID VOTES = 35
VICE PRESIDENT LAMIDI MORENIKEJI (KEJIEE)= 738 AYOLE DAMILOLA (DAME) = 485 VOID VOTES = 139
GENERAL SECRETARY 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
SOCIAL DIRECTOR AKANBI ABIGAIL (ABBY) = 447 IDOWU EMMANUEL (MAKANAKI) = 782 VOID VOTES = 133
FINANCIAL SECRETARY 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)