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ANOCA CONFERS Highest Honour on Sports Minister

Minister of Youth and Sports Development Mr Sunday Dare has been honoured by the Association of National Olympics Committees of Africa with the Highest Order of Sports Administrator Award for his immense contributions to the growth of the Olympics Movement and Sports in Africa. Conferring the Award on the Minister during a courtesy visit to […]

NYIF Hits 4,680 Disbursement

The Ministry of Youth and Sports Development’s Nigeria Youth Investment Fund (NYIF) has disbursed loans to at least 4,680 beneficiaries amounting to N1.31billion out of the first tranche of N12.5 billion. Latest report from NYIF partner, NIRSAL Micro Finance Bank (NMFB) showed that the beneficiaries who received the loans as at the end of April […]


The Federal Government has inaugurated the National Sports Federation Caretaker Committees following the recent dissolution of the Boards of the 30 National Olympic Sports Federations. Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Chief Sunday Akin Dare who inaugurated the Caretaker Committees today at the VIP Lounge, Moshood Abiola National Stadium, Abuja, urged the Caretaker Committees to […]

Minister Engages Youths for Global Action

As Nigeria   celebrates this year’s  World Youth Day, Nigerian Youth have been  challenged by Youth  and Sports Development Minister Mr Sunday Dare  to be focused, committed  towards  attaining their potentials.    According  to  the Minister, Nigerian Youth have  demonstrated  courage, resilience and enterprise which raises hope of a greater  future for the country.” On behalf […]