February 3, 2023



FCT SWAN week: Groups discuss powerful as Sir Emeka Offor donates new trophy to Sports activities Writers [PICTURES]

A non-profit organisation, Sir Emeka Offor Basis (SEOF), has donated a model new trophy to Sports activities Writers Affiliation of Nigeria (SWAN) within the Federal Capital Territory (FCT)

The trophy, the second in three years is in assist of SWAN FCT annual week occasion which kicks off Saturday November 19, 2022.

Presenting the trophy at his workplace in Abuja, Founding father of SEOF and famend world Philanthropist, Sir Emeka Offor, described sports activities as a unifying power wanted to evangelise peace and advance the course of human existence in any society.

Sir Offor who revealed how he engages in every day bodily train via aerobics, gymnasium and work out, enjoined Nigerians to embrace sports activities as a veritable device for enhanced dwelling amidst a number of strenuous financial and political happenings within the nation.

He then counseled the management of SWAN FCT for initiating a programme which inspires its members to at all times make out day trip of their tight schedule to train and bond.

Speaking in regards to the trophy, Sir Offor, who can be the chairman of Chrome Group, stated, “I have to commend SWAN management for its good works. I’m not simply presenting this trophy alone, there’s an quantity that has been pledge to redeeming the cup that will likely be paid to associate with the cup.

“Apart that, in the event that they’re issues that’ll assist this affiliation to make sure they’re snug and conduct this match below a greater ambiance, we’ll assist. As a result of your targets and goals are in keeping with what our basis is doing.”

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The Chief of Employees of SEOF, AIG Chris Ezike (Rtd), who highlighted the goals and plenty of achievements of the Basis stated it has continued to drive efficient healthcare, humanitarian and academic companies.

AIG Ezike nonetheless, assured of the Basis’s readiness to companion organisations or teams with comparable pursuits and programmes with a view to creating the society higher.

Receiving the trophy, SWAN FCT Chairman, Mr. Ndubueze Chidoka, thanked Sir Emeka Offor for his unwavering dedication in placing smile on the faces of Nigerians and regular partnership with the sporting media.

“We need to say thanks a lot. If different philanthropists will emulate Sir Emeka Offor, this World will likely be a greater place.

“I’m not shocked with what he’s doing now, this would be the second trophy he’s donating to SWAN after NTA retired the primary one for rising champions on three consecutive events.”

The SEOF established within the 1990’s has been every day partaking in altering lives together with providing academic scholarship and free medicare.

Not too long ago, the Basis visited flood ravaged areas in Nigeria and donated reduction supplies and money value tens of millions of naira.

The 2022 SWAN week programme which kicks off on Saturday with Stroll and Jog, Well being Speak and Handball contest is scheduled to carry between November 19 and 25 contained in the Moshood Abiola Nationwide stadium Abuja.

Already, taking part groups and people are speaking powerful forward of the competitions.