January 27, 2023



Enugu SWAN will get new exco

The Sports activities Writers Affiliation of Nigeria, SWAN, Enugu State chapter has elected a brand new government officers to run the affairs of the Affiliation for subsequent three years.

On the election that happened over the weekend at Nnamdi Azikwe Stadium, Enugu, in any other case referred to as the Cathedral, Gideon Iwueke of the Radio Nigeria emerged the chairman, whereas Jude Chinedu of the Solar Newspaper was elected because the vice chairman.

Mr. Chinedu Adonu of the Vanguard Newspaper, emerged because the Secretary, Chibuike Peter, Assistant Secretary, whereas Chibuzor Nwoye of the Enugu State Broadcasting Service (ESBS) was elected the Treasurer.

Iwueke defeated Nicholas Obisike of the Information Company of Nigeria to emerge because the chairman.  He pollled 16 votes as towards Obisike’s 7 votes.

Talking after the election, the SWAN vp, South East, Chigozie Chukwulota expressed happiness that finally Enugu SWAN election got here to fruition after so many postponements.

Chukwulota urged the brand new Exco to make sure that SWAN is energetic in Enugu State, declaring that ought to the Affiliation undergo any hitch, they might be held accountable.

In his acceptance speech, the brand new chairman, Iwueke described the election as an exquisite outing and a brand new Daybreak.

Iwueke promised to maintain the legacy of the previous Exco however promised to acquire a brand new workplace for SWAN.

“It was a really great outing.  We now have lived as much as expectation.  It’s now a brand new daybreak.  We will construct on the legacy of the previous Exco however now we have to give you improvements. We will get a brand new secretariat for the Affiliation,” he mentioned.

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