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Minister meets NFF, demands written explanation for dismal outing as he asks secretariat to submit nominal role

The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare on Monday met the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) to demand a written explanation as to the exit of Nigerian teams from football tournaments. In a meeting that lasted less than 30 minutes, the minister directed that NFF should “provide the federal government with a written […]

SPORTS MINISTER VISITS U-23 DREAM TEAM; PROMISES TO MAKE DOMESTIC LEAGUE ATTRACTIVE

In a bid to boost the morale of the Under-23 Flying Eagles (Dream Team), the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare, paid a historic visit to the team where they are camped in the nation’s capital, even as he promised to strengthen the domestic league and make it more attractive to viewers […]

Youth and Sports Ministry Takes Proactive Step to Elevate Athletics

In a frantic move to consolidate on the success and progress recorded by our female and male athletes at the 12th African Games in Morocco and other international tournaments, the Youth and Sports Minister, Mr Sunday Dare has unveiled plans for a novel adoption of athletes by Corporate organisations and individuals, as part of Government’s […]

YOUTH AND SPORTS MINISTER HAILS U-23 EAGLES FOR WALLOPING SUDAN 5-0

The Youth and Sports Minister, Sunday Dare has commended the Nigerian U-23 National Team ( Olympic Champions) for walloping the Sudanese national team 5-0 at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba Delta State, thereby qualifying for the African U-23 AFCON tournament slated for Egypt, November this year. Mr Sunday Dare hailed the Team’s stellar performance and […]

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