Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) FCT chapter has congratulated one of its own and rising Sports women advocate Mrs Aderonke Bello for her selection in this year’s Department of State’s Global Sports Mentoring Program (GSMP),
In a statement issued in Abuja, Chairman of the association Comrade Ndubueze Chidoka described her selection as a rare feat and urged her to continuously remain an Ambassador of sports promotion and development.
While commending her exploits in sports writing and the sector in general, the SWAN Leader in the nation’s capital said Mrs Aderonke who was recently appointed Special Adviser to FCT Minister of State Hajiya Ramatu Tijani Aliyu on media, had remained an inspiration to not only young sports journalists, but to women professionals in the country.
Comrade Chidoka however, assured the gender advocate who was recently invited by FIFA for the 2019 Women Football Convention in France, of greater support by the association at all times and enjoined others to emulate her in setting the pace in their chosen profession.
GSMP for 2019 which is ongoing is scheduled between October 10 to November 19, where leading American female executives in business, education, media, non-profit, and sports sectors will work side-by-side with emerging sports leaders from around the globe, sharing valuable business and leadership skills.