By: Mayen Etim
KADUNA, North-West, Nigeria – Sports Writers Association of Nigeria, (SWAN ) Kaduna State chapter has congratulated Asisat Oshoala over her recent title as the African Footballer of the year in the women category.
Her recent record has brought honour and respect not only to SWAN, and other Sports Stakeholders, but to the entire Nation.
This was contained in a statement signed by Abdulwaheed Adubi on behalf of the Association, and made available to newsmen shortly after its Congress in Kaduna on Friday evening.
Kaduna SWAN stated that winning the title at the pools didn’t come as a surprise to the Association, considering her wonderful performances.
The Association urged her not to relent, and be more committed to the game of round leather, stating that her resilient, dedication and hard work earned her the title.
“In the women football, you must be a role model to the upcoming footballers”, Kaduna SWAN urged.