The Sport Writers Association of Nigeria, Lagos Chapter resumes its annual Bet9ja SWAN week festivities on Friday September 27, 2018 with a visitation to the Randle General hospital Surulere at 10am.
As part of the opening ceremony, the draw for the Bet9ja SWAN Football tournament will take place at the Sports Writers Association Secretariat at the National stadium, Surulere.
Fifteen (15) media houses and Sports media organization in Lagos will battle it out with defending champions Complete Sports for the 2018 crown.
The 8-day event, put together to celebrate sports media practitioners working in Lagos will have a Photography training organized by the young Photo-journalist Justina Aniefiok in collaboration with the Association on Monday.
The training will feature award winning facilitators like Ayodele Ojo, Segun Ogunfeyintimi, Femi Kuti and Afolabi Oni among others.
A free medical screening on Tuesday and an honorary reception for Nigeria Football Federation Vice President-Elect Seyi Akinwunmi will take place on Thursday at the Secretariat in Surulere.
The Bet9ja SWAN Week will close on Friday 5th October, 2018 with a SWAN Veterans versus Family United By Sports (FUBS) novelty football match, which will feature ex-Super Eagles Stars such as Mutiu Adepoju, Ifeanyi Udeze, veteran Journalists Mitchell Obi, ex-Lagos SWAN chairman Fred Edoreh, after which the Football finals will take place to officially close the event.