By Nna Anulumadu
Traders of Thinker Union Bridge-Head Market, Onitsha Anambra State on September 15, 2021 converged at the Secretariat Office, Bridge-Head Market Onitsha and elected new executives that would lead the Market for next four years.
The election which option A4 system was adopted and supervised by the electoral committee Chairman, Mr. Godfrey Nwosu, President general of Bridge-Head Market, Mr. Sunday Obinze returned, Mr.James Nwite unopposed as the Chairman with 96 votes.
Other Exectives which returned unopposed includes Mr. Jude Ezeonwumeru- Vice Chairman, Mr. Jude Igwe- Secretary, Mr. Anthony Onwgbo- Assistant Secretary, Mr. Chimezie Akpunonu- Financial Secretary, Mr. Michael Akuma- ( PRO) Mr. Uzochukwu Ukpabia and Onyebuchi Onyekwere are provosts while Mr. Chibuike Nwaoklke is the Treasurer respectively.
Appreciating the traders, the new elected Chairman, Mr. James Nwite who spoke on behalf of his exectives extolled the traders for finding them worthy again to lead the Market.
He pointed out that the reason for re-electing them might be their quality delivery of leadership during their first tenure, reassuring the traders that they would serve them well more than they expected in their second tenure.
Also speaking, the electoral Committee Chairman, Mr. Godfrey Nwosu affairmed that the election was conducted peacefully, stating that traders was delighted as the election went successfully as they espected. He urged the new Chairman and his exectives to lead with fear of God.
Equally commenting, the president general of Bridge-Head Market Onitsha, Mr. Sunday Obinze averred that he was impressed for the successful election. He advised rebellious group in the Market to desist from formenting troubles and embrace peace and urged the new executives to ensure tranquility and progress and good leadership.