Mr Kwabena Yeboah, SWAG President

The annual Sports Writers Association of Ghana (SWAG) Awards has been put on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic.

According to Mr. Charles Osei Assibey, General Secretary of the Association, the decision was as a result of the uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19, and after several consultations.

The awards were originally scheduled for May 23, 2020.

A statement said, the Executive Committee of SWAG would keep members and the general public with regards to the next step of action.

The SWAG Awards which is in the 45th edition is the longest-running sports awards in the country and is set to confer honours on over 30 sportsmen and women in the country.