The Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN), Kaduna State Chapter has congratulated Jacob Onjewu Dickson over his appointment as the acting Editor, New Nigerian Newspapers (Online).
This was conveyed in a letter jointly signed by its Chairman, Mr. Isaiah Benjamin and Secretary, Mr. Beni Adams.
“The entire Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) Kaduna State Chapter wishes to rejoice with you and formally congratulate you on your recent appointment as the acting Online Editor of the New Nigerian Newspapers (NNN),” it stated.
It went on to explain that the appointment did not come to them as a surprise, in view of his track records, commitment and dedication to whatever responsibilities he was saddled with.
“While this is yet another opportunity to further proof your worth, we pray that the Almighty God will give you the wisdom to succeed in your new assignment,” it added.
The group assured him of their support whenever the need arises.
It would be recalled that the management of New Nigerian Newspapers in a letter dated March 22, 2017, conveyed the news of the appointment, when it also informed that the Online Editor, Abdulazeez Ahmed Kadir would be away for a while.