June 11, 2021, Eket Development Congress USA, Inc. elected Mr. Nse Umana from Edo, Esit Eket LGA, as their President at their 2021 ANNUAL CONVENTION holding in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
Two candidates contested for office with Prof. Sonny Dan Abia as the returning officer.
21 delegates were screened and approved to vote through a secret balloting process as per the EDC’s constitution. The other candidate was Pastor Etteakamba Alfred Etteh from Mkpök Eket, who is now residing in Atlanta, Georgia.
Results of the election are as follows:
- Mr. Nse Umana got 15 votes.
- Pastor Etteh garnered 4 votes.
- There was one abstention ( no vote).
- One invalid vote (wrong name of the candidate in the ballot).
Mr. Nse Umana from Edo, now residing in Minneapolis, Minnesota elected President of EDC USA, Inc. to lead the Congress for the next two years.
Prof. Felix Edoho standing in for Dr. Noble Enime as the Chairman of the Board of Trustees, authorized the conduct of the election as stated in the EDC constitution.
The convention moves on to the fundraising and COVID19 education/awareness event through June 12/13 2021.
Meanwhile, the union congratulates Mr. Nse Umana on his victory.