The National Association of Kwara State Students (NAKSS) has dissolved electoral committee earlier setup by the Senate President Nuru Muhammad for the upcoming election.
This was part of the resolution reached at the Congress held at Idayat Tolibeen Nursery and Primary School in Ilorin Wednesday.
According to the congressional resolution statement signed by the President of the Association Oyedepo Abdulafiz and the Director General Mohammad Yusuf, which was made available to Campus Focus, the President described the committee as Illegal.
He said that the Senate President of the Association lack the constitution power to setup any electoral committee hence the need for the dissolution.He however setup an electoral committee to commence with immediate effect the process for the election.He called on the Police, SSS and security personnel to take charge of the situation so as not to cause calamity in the state.
In line with the text, letters and spirit of our sacrosanct constitution, having acknowledged that the congress is the Apex body and highest decision making organ of our union, the congress of the union took position on some ongoing controversies bedeviling the union at this critical period. Here are the resolutions of the congress held at Idayat Tolibeen Nursery and Primary School on 3rd of January 2018.
“The congress in time with article Eight (8) section two roman figure V, the congress suspended article 8 sections 2 roman figure IV. “In accordance to article 8 section 2 woman figure III, the congress dissolved the illegally constituted Hawwal acting led Electoral Committee and comrade light led electoral committee.
The congress declared their acidities illegal and describe at unconstitutional and urge security personnel to stop their further activities on election process. “The congress mandated the two dissolved electoral committee to submit all money and document to the newly constituted electoral committee by the congress within 48 hours.
“The congress condemned the act of NAKSS Senate President for his refusal to call for Senate Sitting to ratify the list sent to the Senate Council by the executive.
“The congress ratified the 9 man committee nominated by the executive council of the association while the congress appeals to them to hold election before the end of January 2018. “The congress commended the sagascity and patriotic stand of the Comrade Olatunji Hassan Taiwo of Unilorin and two other members who resigned from the unconstitutional Hawwal led committee.”
Members of the newly constituted committee are: Habeeb Adeshina (Offa-Unilorin) , Olaniyi Yusuf (Oyun-OAU), Adeshina Jamiu (Ifelodun-LASU), Yusuf Awwal (Ilorin south-Kwarapoly), Muritalah Bau (IlorinEast -ATBU, Bauchi) Abdulkareem Abdulrafiu (Ilorin west-COED, Ilorin), Muhammed Jibril Kolo (Edu-Unilorin), Aremu Aishat (Moro-Kwarapoly) Idris Maryam Bolakale (Edu-kwarapoly)
Meanwhile, the Senate President Nuru Muhammad has said that the committees was referred by the executives. He said his committee will continue their duties and a manifesto have been carried out today. Speaking in a phone chat with this medium last night, Muhammad noted that they state government interference lead to the issue.
“It’s not that I appointed, the it was referred by the executives, it was later due to interference by the state government, the President now danced to the tune of the state government to be misleading the public”