President of the Ghana Armwrestling Federation [Charles Osei Asibey] has received Presidential Award from the Sports Writers Association of Ghana [SWAG].

Osei Asibey, otherwise known in the media cycles as ‘The Barrister’ was awarded for his exceptional contribution to the success of SWAG and sports development in general.

He [Osei Asibey] received The President’s Award at the just held 44th MTN SWAG Awards night held at the Accra International Conference Centre [AICC] last Saturday.

The President of the Sports Writers Association – Mr. Kwabena Yeboah eulogised OseiAsibey’s dedication and commitment to the growth of the SWAG as well as the Armwrestling Federation and urged him to keep up with his good works.

“As President of one of the youngest but successful National Sports Federation in the country, Charles’ unique contribution to the development of sports in the country cannot be overlooked.

“As a Federation President, he stood against all odds to host the 2018 Africa Armwrestling Championship in the country which was described by many as one of the well organised sporting event in the country.

“He has also been Chairman of the Planning Committee for the MTN SWAG Awards night which has always left patrons wanting to see what the Association has in stock for the following year.”

Speaking to the media, Charles said he was grateful to the SWAG President and the entire membership for the honour done him and assured him and the Association of his unflinching support to the development of sports journalism and sports in total.