The Sports activities Writers Affiliation of Nigeria (SWAN), Abia State chapter, has referred to as on Governors of the South East zone to accentuate their effort to safe lives and property within the zone as sports activities can solely thrive in a free and secured ambiance.
SWAN made name in a communique signed by its drafting Committe Chairman, Hyacinth Ezindu, Secretary, Barrah Temple and Anyim Iheukwumere, made obtainable to newsmen after its Normal assembly held in Umuahia, on Thursday.
The Abia Sports activities Affiliation expressed satisfaction with the performances of states from the South East zone, particularly Imo and Abia States which completed within the high 15 bracket on the lately concluded twentieth Nationwide Sports activities Competition Edo 2020.
It referred to as on states from the zone to take a position adequately within the areas of provision of sports activities infrastructure and services to harness and groom the plentiful sports activities abilities within the zone.
SWAN counseled the Governor Okezie Victor Ikpeazu-led administration for the huge help and encouragement it was giving to Enyimba Fc to succeed.
The Sports activities Writers congratulated Nigeria’s solely remaining representatives in African Membership soccer, Enyimba Worldwide FC, for qualifying to the quarter last stage of the CAF Confederation Cup and urged the membership to stay targeted of their bid to win the cup.
It additional referred to as on company our bodies and effectively to do people to associate the state authorities to take sports activities within the state to the specified peak.
A part of the communique learn, “After deliberating on issues affecting the Affiliation at each Nationwide and State ranges, the welfare of its members,the state of sports activities in Abia State, the South East and the nation as an entire, the assembly resolved as follows:
“The assembly pledged to work assiduously with the executives of the chapter led by Prince Vincent Obike as Chairman to actualize its deliberate Sports activities Award of the Decade and inauguration of patrons program.
“The assembly referred to as on sports activities writers within the state who had been but to determine with the affiliation to take action with out additional delay by formalising their membership at each State and nationwide ranges”.