*tasks members on productivity
By KATO P. LADAN, Kaduna
Rising from.its congress was chaired by its Chairman, Comrade Isaiah Kemje Benjamin on Saturday at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium,, the Sports Writers Association of NIgeria (SWAN), Kaduna State Chapter has vowed to roll out clinics and workshops to sharpen it’s members reporting skills.
This was contained in a 9-point communiqué signed by its Secretary, Okpani Jacob Onjewu Dickson, made available to newsmen on Sunday.
” Kaduna SWAN resolved to embark on organising of clinics and workshops to sharpen reporting skills of members,” it said.
Furthermore, the congress said that It was agreed that henceforth, only members that turn up for Congress of the association and are productive will be accorded priorities when opportunities arise.
SWAN commended the Kaduna State Goverment led by Malam Nasir el-Rufai for its commitment to sports development.
They also Clcongratulated Malam el-Rufai on his recent decoration as Grand Patron of Kaduna SWAN.
Kaduna SWAN hailed the Kaduna State Ministry of Sports Development for the state’s exploit at the National Sports Festival (NSF), Edo 2020.
The communiqué further commended the Kaduna State Goverment for hosting those that did the state proud and the pledge to provide them with landed property in any part of the state.
The congress constituted a three-man committee, headed by its secretary, Okpani Jacob Onjewu Dickson to come up with workable plan on the proposed activities of the association.
Jde Bodunde and Stella Kabruk were also named members of the committee.
The association tasked its members on the need to ensure membership with AIPS to guarantee coverage of international sporting events.
Kaduna SWAN commended its National President, Sir Honour Sirawoo for sacrifices made in ensuring members welfare and growth the association.
The meeting which started by 2pm ended at 3:06pm with members advised to be security conscious.
It attracted almost all the executives and members of the chapter.