NAWOJ Re-elects Former National President
19 May 2017 News
Mrs Ifeyinwa Omowole, has been re-elected as the National President of the Nigeria Association of Women Journalists, ( NAWOJ ) to serve a second term.
At the National Convention held in Benin, Edo State, Omowole floored her Deputy Mrs Bilquees Oladimeji to clinch the position.
Omowole pulled a total of 410 votes to defeat her rival who polled 270 votes.
The third contestant dropped Thursday morning leaving the two candidates to slug it out at the polls.
After a long accreditation, voting and collation process which lasted the whole of Thursday night to Friday morning, Omowole who is a senior editor with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) was declared winner at about 7:20 A.M..
She has already been sworn in for her second tenure in office.