LAGOS, NIGERIA —Lagos Varsity Christian Alumni Fellowship (LVCAF) will hold an Extraordinary Annual General Membership Meeting on Saturday 23rd January 2021 at 5:00pm WAT (11:00am US ET, 4:00pm BST).
In a statement released by the Publicity Secretary, Bemigho Awala, the purpose of the meeting is two-pronged; first is to seek members’ approval for the appointment of an auditor and secondly, the election of a female member to its Board of Trustees (BOT).
These actions, Awala noted, are being taken in accordance with the Fellowship’s Constitution and in compliance with the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) requirements.
“The meeting, which will be held virtually via Zoom, is expected to enable the Fellowship to comply with CAC requirements for audited financial reporting on an annual basis and fill the vacancy in the BOT.”
The Lagos Varsity Christian Alumni Fellowship is a not-for-profit association that was established in the mid-70s and comprises individuals who attended the Lagos Varsity Christian Union during their academic sojourn at the University of Lagos, Akoka. The Alumni Fellowship has over 1000 members who are domiciled across Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe and the Americas.
It would be recalled that on Saturday 17th October 2020, the Fellowship conducted an AGMM that saw the emergence of a new Executive Committee (Exco) that will run its affairs for the next two years.
Brother John Oluleye, an experienced Engineer, who served as the immediate past General Secretary was elected as President.
He was elected to the Exco alongside Sister Buchi Utah, Vice President; Brother Lanre Ajanaku, Vice President (Diaspora); Brother Kunle Ajijola, General Secretary; Sister Sharon Aderonke Adepoju, Assistant General Secretary; Sister Bidemi Adelaja, Welfare Secretary; Brother Gbenga Osofisan, Financial Secretary; Gregory Arheghan, Project Secretary; Sister Tochi Nwosu, Treasurer; Brother Akinwunmi Akowonjo, Liaison Secretary and Brother Bemigho Awala elected as the Publicity Secretary.