Aaron Kiely, the outgoing National Black Students’ Officer has congratulated Malia Bouattia, the new National Black Students’ Officer and all the new officials.
“It’s a real honour to have been the Black Students’ Officer and I am incredibly proud of our achievements,” Mr Kiely said.
The new officials were elected at the NUS Black Students’ Conference held on 17th and 18th May 2014 at the University of Warwick, CV4 7AL Coventry.
Mr Kiely said the “Conference was a huge success – with the biggest attendance ever, incredible speakers, great motions passed and some fantastic people elected.”
“Let’s keep uniting and fighting for Black students for our liberation and against racism and inequality across the world. With Black representation in the student movement at an all-time high there are great things to come,” Mr Kiely added.
By Stephen Ogongo Ongong’a