Kwara State Polytechnic Announces Guidelines for 2023/2024 Student Union Government Elections

Kwara State Polytechnic in Ilorin has announced the guidelines for the forthcoming 2023/2024 Student Union Government (SUG) elections, set to take place on June 8, 2024.

Kwara State Polytechnic Announces Guidelines for 2023/2024 Student Union Government Elections

Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin, has released the official guidelines for the 2023/2024 Student Union Government (SUG) elections, scheduled for Saturday, June 8, 2024. The elections will utilize an Electronic Voting (Smart Voting System), allowing students to vote using Android phones and other internet-enabled devices.

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Key Guidelines for Candidates

  1. Eligibility:

    • Only duly registered students for the 2023/2024 academic session can vote and be voted for.
    • Aspirants for the positions of President and Speaker must have a minimum CGPA of 3.00 and demonstrate a good command of English. Other positions require a minimum CGPA of 2.75.
    • All candidates must pass a screening conducted by the Directorate of Students’ Services.
  2. Special Requirements:

    • Candidates and voters for the National Association of Kwara State Students (NAKSS) must be of Kwara State origin.
    • The 2023/2024 elections have designated zoning for various institutes and roles, including President, Speaker, Treasurer, General Secretary, and others.
  3. Application Process:

    • Printed copies of the nomination forms, completed online, must be submitted to the Office of the Director of Students’ Services by the approved date. These forms must be signed by the respective Heads of Departments and Institute Directors.
    • Candidates must exhibit good character and learning capabilities.
    • False declarations will result in disqualification, and late submissions of forms will not be accepted.

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Election Timetable and Forms

The election timetable and necessary forms, including the Nomination Form, Guarantor Form, and Security Form, are attached to the guidelines provided by the Director of Students’ Services.

Note:

  • One elective position is reserved for ND students.

For further information and to access the nomination forms and election timetable, students are advised to visit the Kwara State Polytechnic’s official website.

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