AREA B ACOPS AND OTS
The Officers' Training School and first Area Council of Presidents' Meeting for Area B, held in Owerri, Imo state, from 16th-17th January, 2015. The meeting which was held in the state popularly referred to as the “Land of Hope”, was chaired by the Executive Vice President in charge of Area B, Adeniyi Balogun, while the National Vice Presidents, Tony Egonu and Tunji Alade were also present.
The executive Secretary, who was also present at the Area meeting, addressed the Area Presidents and encouraged them to key into the goals of the National Organisation.
The Area A ACOP/OTS which had over 30 members and guests, also had in attendance, the Executive Secretary of JCI Nigeria.
Major activities held at the Area meeting included trainings from the 2014 Executive Vice President, Area B, Aretha Faotu, and JCI Senator Eze. The Executive Secretary also conducted an administrative orientation on email optimisation and effective web presence. At the ACOP meeting which was held shortly after the trainings, all plan of action of Local Organisation Presidents and Collegiate Presidents, as well as Area Officers, were presented, discussed and adopted. Area B Conference and other upcoming events were also extensively discussed during the meeting. There were also lots of fun as members and Presidents had hang-out sessions shortly after the meeting.