*By Ibrahim Awojoodu, Ibadan.
It was an exciting moment as Sunday Dare redeemed his pledge of cash to Oyo SWAN.
9Janewshub.com.ng reports that the Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Chief Sunday Dare has redeemed his pledge of cash donation to Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN), Oyo State Chapter.
The money he promised to give Oyo SWAN while speaking at the final of Oyo SWAN Cup last December has since been deposited into the Association’s account for accountability.
The development according to the Chairman of Oyo SWAN, Niyi Alebiosu in December, the money will be distributed as prizes among the champions, runners up and third placed competitors of the football and table tennis competitions held during the last SWAN Week.
The prizes will be presented to the beneficiaries at the 2022 Oyo SWAN Ramadan Lecture coming up on the 19th of April 2022 at the NUJ Press Centre.
Those to receive their prizes on the day are the five a side football competition champions (BCOS), its runners up (Agidigbo) and the third placed team (King FM).
Others are the Table Tennis Competition Champion Sola Oladapo of Federal Information, Raji Adebayo of Daily Independent (second) and the third position of the competition.