The Executive Council Members of the Sports Writers Association of Ghana, SWAG, Northern Region branch are seriously engaged in preparations towards the inauguration of the association. The inauguration is scheduled to take place on 31st October, 2020 at Pioneer Lodge, Tamale.
As part of the preparation, the leadership of the association has been calling on institutions and organizations as well as benevolent individuals to support them in diverse ways for a successful inauguration. As a result, the planning committee for the inauguration called on the Chairman of Northern Regional Football Association, Alhaj Abu Hassan Rhyzo at his office for support. The Chairman didn’t hesitate to support them by presenting Ghc 500.00 to the planning committee. He also assured the committee that there shall be a car for them to do their rounds during the inauguration including picking of the national executives from airport and back to the airport. Alhaj Abu Rhyzo also disclosed that his outfit, the Northern Regional Football Association (NRFA) would also support the association towards the inauguration. He said, SWAG and RFAs are partners in the football fraternity, hence the need for the NRFA to support them in times like this.
Several dignitaries are expected to grace the occasion including the national president of SWAG, Mr Kwabena Yeboah and other national executives, the Northern Regional Minister, Hon. Salifu Saeed, MCE for Tamale Metro, Hon. Iddrisu Musah Superior, MCE for Sagnarigu Municipal, Hon. Mariam Iddrisu, Chairman, Northern Regional Football Association, Alhaj Abu Hassan Rhyzo, Former Headmaster of Tamale Senior High School (Tamasco), Mr Shaibu Adam Wilberforce and many more.
By: MUMUNI ABDUL-MUMIN, sportsmrnews.com/Radio Tamale.