By Sports Writers Association Of Ghana (SWAG)
Ghana Oil Company Limited (GOIL), has supported the 43rd Sports Writers Association of Ghana (SWAG) Awards Night with GH¢50,000.
The package includes, cash component of GH¢40,000 and GH¢10,000 worth of products.
The SWAG Awards, which seeks to reward and acknowledge distinguished and outstanding athletes, teams and individuals is scheduled for 28th April, 2018 in Accra.
Mr Alex Adzew, Chief Operating Officer, GOIL congratulated SWAG for consistently recognizing and rewarding the hard work of sporting men and women and individuals who distinguished themselves in their various sporting disciplines.
Mr Adzew congratulated SWAG for the good job done over the past 50 years and noted that GOIL has the tendency of using every opportunity to help and develop sports, which brings a lot of unity to Ghanaians.
“GOIL has always pledged to the development of sports in the country, thus the constant help in various forms to SWAG to help achieve that purpose.
“We believe that as a company we have the responsibility to give back to society and one of the ways in doing so is help the young men and women in this country, who have talents to display.
”Sponsoring SWAG is an honour because they have over the years put in much effort to help recognize sports men and women and we have been proud to be associated with them over the years and we know it would continue for years to come.
“We know that one of the areas to significantly contribute to the development of talents is supporting and sponsoring those sports men and women who have worked tirelessly over the years and by so doing we are helping SWAG in making that a reality,” he added.
The President for SWAG Mr Kwabena Yeboah said, his outfit has always been grateful to GOIL for the continues support over the years.
According to him, the SWAG Awards has been successful over the years because of the benevolence and support from corporate bodies like GOIL and his outfit would continue to support and recognize outstanding sporting personalities and teams.