A socio-cultural group in Ekiti State, E11 has elected new officers to run the affairs of the group.
Chief Kola Akosile was elected as Chairman to replace Mr Femi Ajiniran.
Others elected at the extra-ordinary meeting of the group on Saturday are: Mrs Yetunde Fosudo as Vice Chairman, OSKA Seyi Aiyeleso as General Secretary, Mr Tunde Dada as Social Secretary, Mr Dele Morakinyo as Public Relations Officers and Mr Seyi Oluboba as Treasurer
The group also inaugurated Political Committee headed by Chief Adetunji Orisalade with Chief Yomi Aluko, Prince Diran Adeleke, and Mrs Funke Owoseni as members
Messrs Tunji Olatunde and Seyi Oluboba are in the Economic committee, while Women Empowerment Committee is headed by Mrs Funke Owoseni with Mrs Yetunde Fosudo and Mrs Toyin Ajakaiye as members. Youth Committee has OSKA Aiyeleso and Prince Aladesanmi as members.
Addressing journalists after the meeting, Chief Akosile disclosed that his emergence was to move the group forward noting that Senator Babafemi Ojudu was the first Chairman, while Femi Ajiniran who spent ten years as the Chairman was the second.
The group in a recent statement signed by the former Deputy Speaker of the State and who is the Chairman of the Political Committee of the Group, Chief Orisalade denied reports that E11 has backed the Gubernatorial ambition of Senator Babafemi Ojudu.
Chief Orisalade stated that: “though Senator Ojudu is a front line Member of the Association and qualified as per his ambition, he had never informed the Association, at any General Meeting of his Gubernatorial ambition, not to talk of his adoption, promotion and backing by the Association”.