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By Maritime Security News
The Chartered Institute of Logistics & Transport（CILT-NIG） has elected the pioneer Director General of Nimasa：Barr. Mfong Ekong Usoro as its new President of the Institute over the weekend in a Abuja.
Usoro got 154 vote to defeat other other two males contestants： Chief Igna Owums who got 18 votes and Barr. Dr. Alban Igwe who got 12 votes.
Announcing the results which was conducted both physical and via online, the Chairperson of the 2021 National Election Mrs Moji Jimoh expressed happiness over the way and manner the professional members conducted themselves during the elections.
Other officers elected was Dr. Aminu Yusuf （former DG NITT Zaria as the Deputy National President , Mrs Margret Ogbonnah as the Vice President West, others are Billy D. Filibus as Vice President North, Adeyinwo Olanisesede Rail mode, Usman Shuaibu Martime mode, Aviation mode goes to Queen N. Ajayi, Sani M. Ibrahim Road mode, Logistics Modes was Bolaji O. Olowoye.
Also elected were Olumode Ibrahim for Pipeline mode and Juliana O. Saka female Rep. of the Council.
The founder of Women in Logistics and Transport （WILAT）globally Haiya Aisha Ali Ibrahim retained her position as Permanent Council Member of CILT -Nig. while Dr Usman Gidado the International Vice President Nigeria is also a Council Member, other Council members include the branch Chairmen and President of CILT Next generation.
Usoro has taken over from Alh. Abubakar Jibrin who uccessfully completed his two terms.
Earlier, in her acceptance speech, the President elect thanked all members for their suoport. she further stated that “CILT-NIG is for everyone”, i invite all to come together and work as a team.
She however stated that the election is over, there is no looser, but urged all members to be on board as this is a ”new era for Cilt -Nigeria”
The election was attended by professional members and it was conducted peacefully in a free and fair atmosphere.