Mr James Adeshina, Chairman, African Action Congress (AAC), was on Tuesday elected the new Chairman of Inter-Party Advisory Committee (IPAC), Lagos State Chapter.
With this election, Adeshina will now oversee the affairs of the Lagos chapter of IPAC, which is the umbrella body of registered political parties in Nigeria for the next one year.
Mr Egbeola Martins, Deputy National Secretary of the Council and Co-Chairman of IPAC Election Committee, announced that Adeshina scored 10 votes to defeat his opponent, Olaniyi, who scored four votes.
He implored all youths to be concerned and take ownership of the leadership of this great nation.
“We will use every legitimate means to mobilise and sensitise average Nigerian to be a partaker in future elections,” he said.
Earlier, Chairman of the Election Committee, Alhaji Yusuf Dantali, expressed IPAC readiness to forge ahead as one indivisible body.
Other newly elected executive members include; Rasaki Oyekanmi, Deputy Chairman; Jaiyeola Bolaji, Secretary; Temilola Akinade, Assistant Secretary; Adeyemo Bunmi, Organising Secretary; Mustapha Adekunle. Financial Secretary; Adewale Bolaji, Legal Adviser and Shola Omolola, Treasurer. (NAN)