By KATO P. LADAN, Kaduna
The Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN), Kaduna State Chapter has congratulated it’s patron, Engineer Musa Nimrod on his emergence and subsequent presentation of award as Asset Newspapers Sportsman Of The Year.
This was contained in a statement signed by its Secretary, Okpani Jacob Onjewu Dickson, made available to newsmen on Sunday February 23, 2020.
“We are not surprised by this latest award among many numerous that our patron, Engineer Musa Nimrod has won.
“This goes a long way to show that Kaduna SWAN did not make a mistake in making him its patron, having observed his tremendous contributions to sports development in the state and Nigeria.
“We are congratulating you sir, and keeping our fingers crossed, in expectation of more awards as you lead our various Volleyball teams to the Olympics this year,” it stated.
SWAN wished Engineer Nimrod and the Nigeria Volleyball Federation (NVBF) in the second round of Olympics qualifiers coming up in March this year, while expressing confidence that with the Zeal and personal sacrifices he is making, they will all scale through and go ahead and do Nigeria proud at the global stage.
It would be recalled that Engineer Nimrod has won several sports related awards, with AUTHENTIC News Daily presenting the first in 2017.
It was also gathered that Engineer Nimrod again, emerged AUTHENTIC News Daily Sportsman Of The Year 2019, an award, yet to be presented.