The Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN), has named delegates to represent her at the AIPS E-conference scheduled to hold on Thursday July 2, 2020.
According to a press release issued by the Secretary-General of the SWAN, six journalists will represent SWAN.
The delegates are: Jude Opara-Secretary General, Babafemi Raji-Deputy Secretary General, the Chairman of Kaduna Chapter, Comrade Isaiah Benjamin. Also, Chairman of Anambra Chapter, Anthony Oji, Secretary of Kano Chapter, Muhammad Mansour-Ibrahim and Mayuku Charles from Rivers Chapter
The e-Conference is one of the ways the world body wants to identify the possible challenges Sports journalists may be facing in the discharge of their duties since the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Already, SWAN has concluded all arrangements to ensure that her delegates played prime roles in the meeting. The delegates have been tasked to champion ideas that will enhance the practice of sports journalism in Nigeria.
This e-Conference will also be an avenue to compare notes with other colleagues from different parts of the globe. And find out what they may have done differently if any, in the face of the Covid-19 global pandemic.
The E-Conference is the first organized for Sports Journalists around the world.