NAWIS Elective Congress reconfirmed as Lokoja floods subside

The Association of Nigeria Women in Sports (NAWIS) has again confirmed the date of their 2022 National Elective Congress, scheduled to hold in Lokoja, the Kogi State capital.

There were doubts about the Elective Congress going ahead, following the recent floods afflicting parts of Lokoja; but National Public Relations Officer of NAWIS Oluwafunmike Kanjuni told reporters that the floods have subsided reasonably and she is optimistic the floods will subside before the opening ceremony on October 13th.

The Congress with the theme, Policy and Politics of women’s sports…, is expected to elect a new President as the current helmswoman, Professor Bola Adeyanju has expressed her desire not to continue in office after three terms.

Reporting by Chinedum Ohanusi; Editing by Abdullahi Lamino