Mr. Demola Aladekomo, Managing Director of Chams Plc Elected NCS President at the just concluded Annual General Meeting (AGM) held on Friday, July 29, 2011 at International Conference Centre, Abuja.
The Nigeria Computer Society (NCS) is the umbrella organization of all Information Technology Professionals, Interest Groups and Stakeholders in Nigeria. Formed in 1978 as Computer Association of Nigeria (COAN) and Transformed into NCS in 2002 as a result of harmonization with other stakeholder and interest groups. NCS is the national platform for the advancement of Information Technology Science and Practice in Nigeria
In a keenly contested election, Mr. Demola Aladekomo defeated Dr. David Adewumi, Immediate Past 1st Vice President and Dr. Peter Olayiwola to emerge the President. He is to lead the Society for the next two years.
In another development, Mr. Same Juwe defeated Mr. Emmanuel Eseyin of Open University to emerge the 1st Vice President.
Other Elected Officers:
2nd Vice President: Dr. (Mrs.) Adeola Ilechukwu
Chairman, Conferences Committee: Professor Adesola Aderounmu
Chairman, Credentials Committee: Mr. Abimbola Olayinka
Chairman, Education and Manpower Development Committee: Dr. Vincent Ele Asor
Chairman, Ethics and Disciplinary Committee: Mrs. Ola Owolabi
Chairman, Publications, Standards and Research Committee: Dr. Adesina Simon Sodiya
Chairman, Publicity, Events and Trade Services Committee: Mr. Jide Awe
Ex-Officio (2 Candidates):
Mr. Moses Braimah
Representatives to CPN Council (Six Candidates):
Dr. Virginia Ejiofor
Mr. Akin Fapohunda
Dr. Sylvanus O. Anigbogu
Mr. Omosola Raphael A.
Mr. Kole Jagun: Elected
Mr. Adeoye Aderogba
Photo credit/NCS website
L-R: Mr. Demola Aladekomo, NCS Elected President and his Predecessor , Prof. Charles Uwadia