The Chartered Institute of Transport Administration (CIOTA) has fixed November 26, 2022 for elections, with three contestants vying for the number position.
Among the contestants are: former Director General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Shamsudeen Ade Dosunmu, Director Consumers Affairs Department, Nigerian Shippers’Council, Chief Chukwuemeka Cajetan Agu and Sunday Obayendo.
Chairman of the electoral committee ,CIOTA, Prof Odewumi A.G in an electoral time table declared that campaign and other electioneering activities should commence with immediate effect ahead of the November 26 date.
Others vying for key positions in the election are post of Deputy President which includes Umar Iya, Emeka C. Ogwara and Lami Tumaka Hadiza.
For post of National Secretary, has two contestants ,namely: Chinda Philips Ogbuji and Philips O. Okoronkwo.
While for Assistant National Secretary position has Jimoh Musa Yusuf and Ekeke Chiarizolem respectively.
National Financial Secretary, has Captain Green Elei Igbogi and Felicia Mfom Uki.
Other positions are Treasurer: with Jimba Ganiyu Adeshina and Ijeaku Onyewuego celestina contesting while National Publicity Secretary has Chizoba Anyika and Chinwe Nwaegbute.
For the post National Auditor, Aminu Muktar, Faleye Stella C, and Agbor Manyo Emmanuel while National Provost position will be contested by Ibiama Kenneth, Mr. Salisu Abubakar and Abdullahi Adewale Bashir.
The election it was gathered is expected to hold between 7am and 7pm virtually.
It would be recalled that the election was earlier postponed for about a months.
By Roland Ekama