Enugu State SWAN Congratulates Governor Peter Mbah, Deputy, On Peaceful Assumption Of Office

Sports Writers Association of Nigeria, SWAN, Enugu State Chapter, has congratulate Barr. (DR.) Peter Ndubuisi mbah and Barr. Ifeanyi Ossai on their peaceful assumption of office as governor of Enugu state and Deputy governor respectively.

In a release yesterday, the chapter commend him for appointing a credible person in his first appointment as governor to serve as Secretary to the State Government, SSG, Professor Chidiebere Onyia, urging him to replicate it in sports.

Noting that Sports in Enugu State is dying due to the appointment of non experts into the sector, “It called on the Governor to renew grassroot and secondary school sports in the state to help harness talents in sports activities and make Enugu state the best state in sports”.

In the statement, co-signed by it’s state Chairman, Gideon Iwueke, Chapter Sectary, Chinedu Adonu and Treasure, Chibuzor Nwoye, “it also appealed for the completion of abandoned Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium Enugu (The Cathedral) to help Enugu Rangers start playing home matches and for the fans to start enjoying their team”.

While further praying for a fruitful tenure, “it appealed for the resuscitation of the Enugu state Sports council at Independence layout and Awgu games village which has been moribund for decades”.

The statement further read,” We also appeal to you to partner with Enugu SWAN for the development of sports in the state”.

“We assure you of our readiness to make Enugu state a better place for sporting activities as the association will use every medium to promote government efforts across all the 17 LGAs of the State”.

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