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July 15, 2016
Sirawoo to head Sports Writers Association of Nigeria

by Saidu Abubakar, SWAN
LAGOS, July 15, 2016 - The Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) has elected a.new executive body to run its affairs for the next three years.

The new executive is headed by Mr. Honour Sirawoo, who takes over from Mr. Saidu Abubakar who had served out his two-term as SWAN president.

Other officials of SWAN in the new executive alongside Mr Sirawoo as president includes: Umar Saidu, Deputy president; Ado Salisu, VP (north-west); Cajetan Nwkwopara, VP (south- east); Eddy Bekom, VP (south- south); Mohammed Danmusa, VP (north- central); Boye Ajayi, VP (south-west); Chukwuleta Chigozie, financial secretary; Farouk Bello, Treasurer; Wale Alabi, Secretary-General; Wale Joseph, Deputy Gecretary-General.

Mr. Sirawoo who was, before his election, the VP (South-South), promised to pursue target goals that will enhance sports writing in Nigeria as well as enhance sports development.

He assured of continued peaceful coexistence among members with the hope that SWAN attains global recognition .

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