The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has elected a new leadership to pilot its affairs for the next two years.
They were elected on Sunday at the national delegates conference of ASUU held in Awka, Anambra State.
Prof. Victor Emmanuel Osodeke of the Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, in Abia State was elected President; Chris Piwuna, a Consultant Psychiatrist and Associate Professor in the College of Medicine, University of Jos was elected Vice President.
Others are Prof. Siji Sowande (Treasurer); Prof. Ade Adejumo (Financial Secretary); Dr. Austen Sado (Investment Secretary); Dr. Adamu Babayo (Internal Auditor) and Dr. Stella-Maris Okey (Welfare Secretary).
The new ASUU President was the former Vice President to Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, the outgone President of the union.
Piwuna, before his election, was the Internal Auditor of ASUU and its former Chairman in UNIJOS.
The executive council can spend a maximum of four years in office.