May 27, 2017

SWAN urges Taraba govt to reintroduce sports festival

Alhaji Kabiru Jalingo, Chairman of Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) in Taraba, has urged the state government to reintroduce the annual sports festival to boost sports in the state.

Jalingo made the call while speaking shortly after being elected as the chairman of the association on Saturday in Jalingo.

He recalled when sports festival was being organized in the state, many young talents were discovered, with some of them representing Nigeria in various competitions.