News broke out in the early hours of Sunday, 18thMarch, 2017 following the stakeholders meeting in Nnamdi Azikwe hall in which a primary election was held.
The stakeholders’ meeting was believed to have started around 9pm on Saturday while the election came up around 6am on Sunday.
Besides Aderemi, two other residents of Nnamdi Azikiwe hall; Igbonekwu Valentine popularly known as Valentinus and Hamzat Abass Ayodeji known as Comrade, have aspired and stated their intentions to run for the Presidency of the Students’ Union.
The trio contested in the tight-fisted primaries. Aderemi, the self-acclaimed convener of the Patriotic Intelligentsia emerged winner with 38 votes in a tightly contested election with Valentinus as runner up on 32 votes and Comrade behind with just 18 votes in an 88 total votes cast.