Abdulafees Abdullah Adebayo popularly known as As-Sulton a Quantity Surveying student of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. As-Sulton was elected as FILSU President National Headquarters on the 4th January, 2019 and was sworn in on the 6th January, 2019.
Before being elected, As-Sulton during his campaign he promised to create a feeling of togetherness in the union. Abdullahi Afees promised to build confidence in students that the union consolidate for their welfare not just a ‘good’ but ‘great experience.
Today, 5th January, 2020 which is the first Sunday of the year, As-Sulton handed over the Baton of power to Akinkunmi Ismail Iromini. The FILSU National Toilet commissioning was done by Hon. Lawal Abiola (Up Lawal) L.C.D.A CHAIRMAN OLOMOWEWE IWO ably represented by his P.A Mr. Mayowa Otun as well today after the exchange of baton of power.
Before being elected as the President of the union, As-Sulton held different positions among them are;
-Public Relations Officer, Filsu OAU chapter.
– Sport committee member (lakasera 2018 led administration).
– Registrar (Rsd) (students judicial council, Filsu ’18 jorjor led administration.
As Abdullahi Afees As-Sulton bows out of office as the FILSU President, he made remarkable and great zeal of achievements.
LIST OF ACHIEVEMENTS OF ABDULLAHI AFEES AS-SULTION AS THE FILSU PRESIDENT 2019
1- Provision of Plastic chairs and sets of bench to the Union National Headquarters secretariat for Congress and honorable sittings.
2- A maiden program was organised on 2nd of February 2019 tagged “Iwoland 2019 colloquium”
3- Rebranding,Repair and Repainting of Union Bus, purchase of New Battery and Two tyres for convenience and Accessibility
4- Monthly Aerobics exercise and physical fitness activities for Iwo youths and Filsuites.
5- A succesful Free Health program in conjunction with Filsu Health Tech (Health talk, Tests and Free drugs for treatment of Aged Men and Market Women).
6- An holiday tutorial exercise organised for all secondary school students in Iwo.
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7- Distribution of Books and school materials including Text books, maths set, exercise book and partial scholarship during closing Anniversary of Filsu summer class Activities.
8- Production and Distribution of Awareness flex banner (5*3 frets 15 Nrs) to all Filsu chapters including OAU, OFFA, IREE, ESA-OKE, EDE and 9 others (while exclude 2 chapters)
9- Successful Participated in Attending One-third of Filsu chapters Iwo-day Annual celebration to perform National duty
10- A successful inter-chapter football tornament was organised among all Filsu chapters and outstandingly won by FILSU LAUTECH Chapter.
11- A maiden mouth watering program was organised on 9th of November 2019 tagged “A day public lecture in honor of Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola. (Happens to be the first of it’s kind in the history of any indigenous program throughout the Federation).
12- Initiation of a deep-sunk well for students and public consumption especially market women at New Garage, Iwo.
13- An erected moulded signage to show location at FILSU National secretariat, Iwo.
14- Unarguably ran a United and Impacful system of Government which resulted in producing the most transparent and riot-free system of Transition from Office
15- Completion of the Ultra modern double facet Filsu National toilet (for student convenience and IGR).
Without a doubt, the administration of As-Sulton has achieved a feat. The achievements and execution of projects with little resources is a sign that the FILSU 2019 Executive Members did a great job. We congratulate them all and success on their journey. We wish their successor being led by the president Akinkunmi Ismail Iromini a successful journey as take affair of the students’ union.