Prof Vitalis Orikeze Ajumbe has been elected as the Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education Owerri IMO State Alumni Association representative at the Institution’s Governing Council.
This followed his victory in the election conducted by the Association to choose their representative in their sole slot at the Council.
Ajumbe polled 83 out of the 117 accredited Votes cast, beating two other candidates,Engr Egbuhuzor Kelechi Jude who polled twenty (20) Votes and Emma Ochiagha who got fourteen (14) votes
Prof Orikeze Ajumbe was immediately Sworn-in by Barr Angus China Mgbemere, who was also the Electoral Committee Secretary. followed by the presentation of a Certificate of Return to him by the Chairman of the Electoral Committee, Dr Romanus Ezeala who is also the Dean School of Early childhood Care and Primary Education and was the Returning Officer in the election
In his acceptance Speech, Prof Ajumbe dedicated his victory to the two other Candidates for exhibiting an unparalleled sportsmanship and assured of his ability to deliver on his mandate as the ALUMNI REPRESENTATIVE AT GOVERNING COUNCIL.
In his own address, the National President of the Alumni Association, Comrade Charles Ejiogu, expressed regrets that there was no female Candidate this time
He eulogized for Representatives in the person’s of Dr Mrs Meg Ewuzie, Sir JB Ugochukwu and others for their efforts when they were in Council.
Comrade Ejiogu urged Prof Vitalis Orikeze Ajumbe to be magnanimous in Victory by carrying everyone along in the scheme of things and charged every Alumni Association Member to get a copy of the Association’s Constitution.
Prof Vitalis Orikeze Ajumbe who is a successful business Man, who owns and runs the BEATON Music RecordingSTUDIOS, studied Music in the Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education Owerri IMO State.
Other Members of the Alumni Association ELECTORAL Committee are Chief DR Okeafor Stanley Iheanacho, Mrs Amaechi Joy Ebere and Mrs Ndukwu Julia C.