By: Mayen Etim
KADUNA, North-West, Nigeris – The Sports Writers’ Association of Nigeria, (SWAN), Kaduna state chapter, has congratulated Alhaji Ahmed Nuhu Bamalli, on his appointment as the 19th Emir of Zazzau.
The Association tasks the Emir to deploy his wealth of experience to promote peaceful coexistence in the Zazzau Emirate and the state at large.
This was contained in a statement jointly signed by the state Chairman of the Association, Comrade Jacob Zango, and Secretary, Comrade Abdulwaheed Adubi on October 8, 2020.
In the congratulatory message, the Association prayed God Almighty grant the Emir good health and wisdom to steer the affairs of the kingdom.
“As sports writers, we express hope in the ability of the Emir following his antecedent that he will use his position to promote peaceful coexistence in the interest of the state.
“We are confident that under your emirship, Zazzau Emirate and Kaduna state in general will witness progress, peace and unity in all human endeavours.”
Kaduna SWAN urges the Emir to use his position, as the Emir of Zazzau to accelerate and promote grassroots sports development.
“It is our clarion call that the Emir promote grassroots sports, not only in his domain but in the entire state for unity and progress. As we all know, sport is a veritable tool to promote unity among diverse groups,” SWAN stated.