In an effort to ensure a successful end of year sporting activities, the Ministry is holding it’s National Council on Sports meeting to strategically plan for upcoming events. It has been confirmed that the Meeting will hold at the Unity Hall, Government House, Delta State from the 5th to the 6th of November, 2020.
The meeting amongst other matters shall deliberate on :
* The Nigeria Sport Industry Policy
* The 20th National Sports Festival.
* National Principal Cup and National Headmasters Cup and
* Consider Memorandums from States.
The Executive Governor of Delta State, H.E. Ifeanyi Okowa shall grace the opening session that will have the. Minister, Mr Sunday Dare, the Permanent Secretary, Mr Gabriel Aduda, President of the Nigeria Olympic Committee, Habu Gumel, Commissioners, Chairmen of State Sports Council, Directors of Sports, Presidents of Sports Federations and Major Stakeholders in attendance.
The meeting is expected to be in two sessions, a Technical Session to be chaired by the Permanent Secretary, Mr Gabriel Aduda on day one while the other session on day two shall be chaired by the Minister, Mr Sunday Dare where Presentation of Report and Recommendations of the Technical Session shall be made during plenary.
The National Council meeting on Sports hopes to achieve far reaching decisions that will promote sporting activities that will impact positively on the Nigerian youth to become self sufficient in no distant future.
A. C. I. O.
For : Director Press.