Mr. Mawuko Afadzinu , Head of PR and Marketing of the bank made the presentation to the President of SWAG Mr. Kwabena Yeboah at a brief presentation ceremony at the Accra Sports Stadium.
“We will continue to support the SWAG Awards because of its fairness and objectivity in the selection of nominees and winners. The event has over the years been a source of motivation for our young sports men and women” he said.
SWAG President Kwabena Yeboah expressed his appreciation to Stanbic Bank who had been supporting the SWAG awards for the past eight years.
Present were Kojo Larbie of Stanbic Bank and William Ezah General Secretary of SWAG.
The 2016 SWAG awards has Tony Baffoe and Emmanuel Tagoe competiting for the Sports Personality of the Year award, with Andre Ayew, Daniel Amertey and Solomon Asante contesting for the Footballer of the Year award.
Some of the nominated winners are Coach of the Year, Paul Dogboe, daddy of Isaac Dogboe, Kick Boxer of the Year, Lawrence Nyanyo Nmai and Table Tennis Player of the Year going to Derek Abrefa.
In all about 30 sports personalities and corporate entities would be honoured.
By Sammy Heywood Okine