Members of the Northern Caucus of the Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) have met to review and take a stand on the candidates to represent the Zone to vie for various positions at the 2017 NGE elections.
Forty editors attended the meeting which was chaired by Mr. Adebayo Bodunrin of the Daar Communications Plc, and also had in attendance a Fellow of the Guild, Mr. Tony Akiotu.
After extensive deliberations and shadow elections for some positions the caucus adopted Malam Suleiman Uba Gaya for Deputy President and Hajia Sani for Vice President, North.
Other candidates include Mr. Sabastine AbuTreasurer, Mr. Umoru Ibrahim, Standing Committee, Malam Ibrahim Mammaga Standing Committee
The meeting, therefore, appealed to all delegates from the Zone to support and campaign for the election of these candidates.
The meeting also resolved to collaborate with delegates from other Zones to ensure a hitch-free 2017 Biennial Convention.