Kelvins Lewis still maintains the presidency of the Sierra Leone Association of Journalist amid a fiercely won democratic battle between Stanley Bangura, former Vice President of SLAJ.
Kelvin defeated his strongest contender by a margin of 49 votes.
He amassed 188 votes while Stanley secured 139 valid votes cast.
The winner Kelvin Lewis may have outwitted his opponent leaning on supports from the West, South and East.
See composite delegates number by region and winners for the respective positions
1. Western Area 199
2. North 72
3. South. 52
4. East. 33
Samuel Haffner, Vice President
Nasrallah Ahmed Sahid, Secretary General
Sulaiman Storm Koroma, Assistant Secretary General
Fatmata Jalloh-Kamara, Financial Secretary
Abubakarr S. Jalloh, Organising Secretary
Princess Gibson, Public Affairs Secretary.
Thanks to all for lending credence to this year’s election.
It’s high time we transformed the Association for the benefit of all not few.