Kaduna SWAN Election: Newly Elected Chairman Urges Members To Be Dedicated, Focused


Kaduna SWAN Election: Newly Elected Chairman Urges Members To Be Dedicated, Focused

Zainab Tanimu

Kaduna, North West, Nigeria

Sports Writers Association of Nigeria, SWAN Kaduna State chapter has elected new leaders to steer the affairs of the Association in the next three years.

While taking oath of office on Tuesday morning at the secretariat of Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ  Kaduna State Council, the elected members sworn as follow: ” that I shall not either through writing or by words or emotions, take actions that will bring disrepute to journalism profession.
” That I shall always abide and keep to the tenets and ethics of the journalism profession at all times and in all places”.
The elected Exco members are :
(1)Zango Jacob – Chairman
(2) Umar Abdulhamid -Deputy Chairman 
(3) Abdulwaheed Olayinka Adubi – Secretary 
(4) Mayem Akon Etim – Deputy Secretary 
(5) Zainab Tanimu – Treasurer 
(6) Gbenga Abiola – Financial Secretary 
The Oath Administrator, Ibrahim Maji Esq, while administering the Oath on the elected members said the oath is to bear true
allegiance to the Statutes of the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) and as members of the Nigeria Union of Journalists.
In his inaugural speech, the newly elected chairman of Kaduna SWAN, Zango Jacob promised to reposition the Association for better than it used to be in the past.
While calling on all members of the Association to be more dedicated and be more focused, he said: our focus is to ensure that Kaduna SWAN and other relevant stakeholders are operating on the same page for the betterment of the industry”.
Said he; ” As we are going into our various offices, we shall be guided by the 2008 Statutes of the Association”.