The Sports Writers Association of Ghana (SWAG), has named the Ga Mantse and President of the Ga Traditional Council, His Royal Majesty Nii Tackie Teiko Tsuru II, as the Special Guest of honour for the 46th SWAG Awards Night in Accra.
This announcement comes after SWAG leadership paid a courtesy call on him at his residence in Accra to officially congratulate and invite him to the prestigious SWAG Awards.
The 46th SWAG Awards which is scheduled to take place on Friday, December 17, 2021, at the Accra International Conference Center (AICC), will be held under the theme; “Ghana Sports in the post-Covid-19 era; a business approach”.
The Ga Mantse, Nii Tackie Teiko Tsuru II, also known in private as Dr Kelvin Nii Tackie Abia Tarkie acknowledged the contribution of SWAG in the sports industry and assured the body of his support as the custodian of the land.
SWAG President, Kwabena Yeboah, thanked His Royal Majesty for accepting to grace the awards night and also assured His Royal Majesty of SWAG’s readiness to support him whenever he calls on them.
The 46th SWAG Awards Night will honour over 30 sportsmen and women as well as individuals who excelled in their area of sporting endeavours and those who contributed in diverse ways in the sports industry in the year under review.
As a novelty, this year’s SWAG Awards will also honour the best sports journalist in the country.
SWAG Awards, the longest-running award scheme in Ghana since 1975, rewards top-performing Sportsmen and Women over the year and recognises the efforts of persons involved in Sports development.