Tag: Covid-19 pandemic

Nigerian Minister of Youth and Sports development: National Sports Festival Not Postponed Indefinitely
December 8, 2020 |

Nigerian Minister of Youth and Sports development: National Sports Festival Not Postponed Indefinitely

Nigerian Minister of Youth and Sports development, Sunday Dare, has confirmed that there is no indefinite postponement of the 2020 National Sports Festival (NSF), which was scheduled for Benin, Edo State. Dare said a new date for the Festival would be agreed on by the Ministry and the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on the COVID-19 […]

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Nigerian Sports Ministry Lists Strict Conditions to Meet Before NPFL Comes Back
September 10, 2020 |

Nigerian Sports Ministry Lists Strict Conditions to Meet Before NPFL Comes Back

Although the ban on sports activities due to the Covid-19 pandemic has been lifted by the Presidential Task Force (PTF), the Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development (FMYSD) has required both the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and the club owners to meet strict conditions before the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) can resume. The […]

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Sports Ministry Demands N10 Billion to Renovate and Upgrade Facilities
June 11, 2020 |

Sports Ministry Demands N10 Billion to Renovate and Upgrade Facilities

For the umpteenth time, the Ministry of Youths and Sports Development has said it would require between N5billion to N10 billion to renovate and upgrade sporting facilities located across the country. The Minister of Sports Sunday Dare in a statement on yesterday by his Senior Special Media Adviser Joshua Akaniji said that his ministry is […]

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