BME By-Elections 2013: The Results

Chi Okeke has won the election to be Northumbria Students’ Union’s next Black and Minority Ethnic Representative.


With a manifesto promising greater communication between BME students and the Students’ Union and more opportunities for discussions between her and her constituents Chi ran in the elections which took place between Monday October 14th and Wednesday October 16th.

Chi, who ran under the slogan “Chi 4 Change” received over half the votes in the election, which is reported to have had a turnout of approximately 65 votes, and will attend her first council meeting on November 6th when council resumes for the new academic year.