Oyo State Labour Veterans Association has elected new executive members that will steer the affairs of the union.
A former member of the Oyo State House of Assembly and ex-labour leader, Comrade Ibrahim Bolomope was elected as President while comrade Ademola Adewuyi emerged as his deputy.
Also, a former National Vice President of the Nigerian Union of Journalists, NUJ, Comrade Cosmos Oni was elected as the secretary, while Comrade Gbenga Olabiyo is the Assistant secretary.
Other elected officials include, Mrs Kehinde Aremu (Treasurer), Comrade Wale Araba (Financial Secretary), Com Babatunde (Auditor), Comrade Moyo Olutuase ( PRO), Comrade Yemisi Malomo (Welfare Officer) and Comrade Olu Abiala (Legal Adviser).
The union which was established in 2021 will foster unity among retired civil and public servants in the state.
The President of the Association, Comrade Ibrahim Bolomope in his brief remark assured members that he would not betray the confidence reposed in him.
He also urged members to cooperate with the executive in order to take the association to a greater height
Representatives of Nigeria Labour Congress NLC, Trade Union Congress, Nigerian Union of Pensioners, Nigeria Union of Teachers NUT and other unions graced the occasion in their separate remark commended the veterans for being a leading light in the labour union in the state.