The Akwa Ibom State Chapter of the Nigerian Institute of Public
Relations (NIPR) has constituted a three-man electoral committee to
conduct elections into the Executive Committee of the Chapter in April
The Committee is headed by Mr. Israel Umoh, a one-time Chairman of the State Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Akwa Ibom State Council.
Other members of the Committee are Secretary of the State NIPR, Mr. Nsemeke Udoakpan, and an Associate member of the institution, Mrs. Ima Udoh.
The Committee was constituted during the general meeting of the
Chapter held on Thursday, February 25, 2016 at Image House in Uyo.
The Chapter Chairman of the institute, Mrs. Elsie Udofia congratulated
the members on their appointment into the electoral committee, and
charged them to acquaint themselves with guidelines covering the
election in order to conduct a credible one into the various offices.
Inaugurating the committee last week, the committee chairman, Mr. Umoh thanked NIPR members in the state for the confidence reposed in them and enjoined the members to work harder in conducting successful elections and inaugurating the new executive members.
The committee has drawn up a timetable for the elections, which will
be on display subject to approval of NIPR members during next month’s