By; Ayo Ojedokun, Lagos.
Plans have been concluded by the organizer’s of 2017 Rivers State SWAN 5-Aside Football Competition christened “Henry Kalio Cup”.
According to a release by the organizer, this year’s edition which will be second of its kind has been slated to start on the 24th March, 2017. Promises to be bigger and better as topmost Port Harcourt based Media and Sports Marketing Company, Corporate PH6 Ltd have acquired the rights to stage the competition.
Already, media houses in Rivers State have been sent notices for applications and many have duly signified their intentions of participating in the Championships which will take place at the Sharks Football Stadium, Port Harcourt.
Participating teams are reminded that the deadline for registration is Monday, March the 20th, 2017. Media organizations are expected to on or before this date conclude all registration formalities as required of them in the registration forms acquired.
Meanwhile, the events will start with the launch of the tournament’s logo and draws ceremony, followed by players and teams’ presentations of payment for their teams’ registration as well as submission of forms on or before Monday, 20th March, 2017.