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30 Nov 2020
Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) President, Honour Sirawoo, yesterday commended the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) for the release of the FIFA COVID-19 Relief Fund to the body.
12 Aug 2020
The Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) has hailed the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on the transparent manner it disbursed the COVID-19 palliative..
2 Aug 2020
Ogun State chapter of Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) has appealed to the state government and members of the House of Assembly to speed up the Sports Commission and Sports Trust Fund Bills, so as to help develop sports in the state. 
13 May 2020
The Comrade Ahmed Aigbona-led faction of the Sports Writers’ Association of Nigeria (SWAN) yesterday felicitated with the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and the League Management Company (LMC) on the 30th anniversary of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL).
27 Apr 2020
The Sports Writers’ Association of Nigeria (SWAN) at the weekend felicitated with Muslims faithful across the country as they commence the month-long Ramadan fast.
17 Oct 2019
Some stakeholders, under the auspices of Anambra State Major Sports Stakeholders, have faulted the delay in properly constituting and inaugurating the state’s Sports Development Commission almost one year after the House of Assembly passed the bill into law.
23 Apr 2019
The World Intellectual Property Day Celebration is a day set aside all over the world to celebrate creators and inventors such as artists, developers, content creators, musicians, actors and producers, among others. It is marked every year on April 26. The theme for this year’s celebration, which will also be marked in Nigeria, is ‘Reach for…
14 Nov 2018
Recently, Swar-Yatra Artists Association of Nigeria (SWAN) staged an orchestra performance, Era of Melody Queens, at the Darlington Hall, Ilupeju, Lagos.
14 Nov 2018
Chief Mrs. Olutoyin Olusola Olakunri was born on November 4, 1937. She attended primary school in Nigeria, and completed her secondary and tertiary education in the United Kingdom.
22 Oct 2018
Public and private schools in Kaduna State are set to participate in the maiden Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) 2018 Secondary Schools Indoor Championship aimed at discovering talented athletes for the State. Speaking on the championship yesterday, Chairman of the Organising Committee, Okpani Jacob Onjewu Dickson and Secretary, Abdulwaheed Adubi said the participants would…
16 Jun 2018
The Federal Government had been commended for nominating Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State as a member of its delegation to the ongoing 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. Chief Kennedy Fintan Nnaji, a patron of the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria, Lagos Chapter (Lagos SWAN), gave the commendation on Saturday in Lagos. He said…
26 Apr 2018
The first female chartered accountant in the sub-Sahara Africa, Chief Mrs. Olutoyin Olakunri, has charged women to uphold the integrity of the profession.She spoke at the presentation of a book to mark the 40th anniversary of the Society of Women Accountant of Nigeria ....


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Residents of Port Harcourt have decried poor standard of meat processing in Rivers State.
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Water is one of the most important substances on earth. It is so important that both plants and animals need water to survive. It is, however, essential that the water people drink and use for other purposes is clean and free from germs and pathogens. Therefore, to make water potable, its production must conform to…
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Stakeholders in the digital ecosystem, on Tuesday, set the stage for a synergy between the public and private sectors, to facilitate digital inclusion and set Nigeria on the path to sustainable economic development. Held in Abuja, the formative dialogue was the first run of the Policy Innovation Centre’s (PIC) ‘Inclusive Digital Transformation Programme’, sponsored by…
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There are fears that lives may have been lost and several others injured after jets belonging to the Nigeria Air Force (NAF), were reported to have bombed Kunkuna village, in Safana Local Government Area of Katsina State. The incident reportedly took place at about 11:00 pm on Tuesday, shortly after President Muhammadu Buhari's advance team…
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President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday visited the Medium Security Custodial Centre, Kuje attacked by terrorists, where he expressed disappointment with the nation’s intelligence system.