The political season is here and the various tertiary campus are lacing their boots to elect individuals who will represent them at the Student Representative Council.
What makes this year’s election at the various tertiary institutions very interesting is that, this year is an election year and there is a school of thought which believes that the outcome of the results in the schools will be a determinant in the general elecyion.
The Ghana Institute of Journalism on Friday 25th March opened nominations for interested student politicians to pick up forms to represent their colleagues in the SRC.
See full statement below:
ELECTORAL COMMISSION OPENS NOMINATIONS
The GIJ-SRC Electoral Commission opens nominations for the 2016/2017 Academic Year SRC Elections.
Nomination forms for the elections will open on Friday 25th March,2016 and close on Thursday 30th March,2016.
Forms can be picked from the SRC office at a cost of of GHc 100.00 between 10:00am and 5:00pm each day.
Candidates for the elections shall provide two recent photographs(bust) with red background,showing full face and both ears.
The filling fees for the election are as follows;
President= GHc 400.00
General Secretary= GHc300.00
Financial Secretary= GHc300.00
Women Commissioner= GHc 300.00
Organising Secretary= GHc300.00
External Affairs Commissioner= GHc 300.00
The filling fee should be paid into GIJ SRC CAL BANK ACCOUNT NUMBER: 0021014781512
All interested aspirants are to take note and be guided accordingly.
James Kabu Nartey-Oman
Chairman of Electoral Commission.