The FCT Chapter of the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN), have dissociated itself from the Honor Sirawo led national body.
The Chapter’s decision was as a result of the incorporation of Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) by its national leadership, FCT Chapter of the body has resolved to disassociate self from the incoporated body otherwise known as SWANI.
This is contained in a communique issued at the end of November 8, 2018 Congress where members unilaterally pledged that they will remain an affiliate of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) and not part of the SWAN registered by its (SWANI) President, Honour Sirawoo.
The communique’ read in parts;
“FCT SWAN following the incorporation of SWAN by its national leadership, Congress resolves to remain an affiliate of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) and not part of SWAN registered elsewhere.”
Lagos and some other South West Chapters had already taken similar decision to stick with the body affiliated to the NUJ.