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Minister charges Youths to shun drug abuse

Youth and Sports Development Minister Mr. Sunday Dare has charged Nigerian Youths to avoid acts that are inimical to their health and wellbeing, even as he tasked them to be focused as the world celebrates World Drugs Day. According to Dare, “On this commemorative occasion of the World Drug Day declared by the United Nations, […]


The Ministry  of Youth and Sports Development  wish to state clearly that it was not part of the meeting of the Nigeria Football  Federation, club owners  and other  stakeholders  convened to decide on how best to end the ongoing season which was put on hold due to the outbreak  of  Covid-19 pandemic. The Minister had […]

Sports Minister Orders illegal Occupants of Moshood Abiola Stadium to Vacate Facilities.

Minister of Youth and Sports, Mr Sunday Dare has given 25 days ultimatum for illegal occupants of Moshood Abiola Stadium to vacate the facilities for proper rehabilitation to commence. The Minister stated this on Saturday during an inspection tour of the stadium. He said the ultimatum became necessary as the ministry was ready to embark […]

Minister receives report of Edo 2020 Committee, says the Ministry will be properly guided in its decision

The Edo 2020 Sports Festival Committee set up to review Edo state readiness to host the event in the wake of the postponement due to the outbreak of covid-19 has submitted its report to Youth and Sports Development Minister Mr. Sunday Dare. Speaking while submitting its report to the Minister on Thursday in Abuja, Chairman […]