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DALUNG, AMAJU CONFIDENT OF NIGERIA’S QUALIFICATION

The Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Solomon Dalung is optimistic that the Super Eagles of Nigeria will qualify from Group D of the 2018 FIFA World Cup fixtures in Russia. Barrister Dalung made the statement after the draws were made on Friday at the State Kremlin Palace in Moscow where Nigeria were drawn in […]

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Taekwondo: Dalung For Grand Finale of Korean Ambassadors Cup

The Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung will be the guest of honour at the grand finale of the annual Korean Ambassador’s Cup scheduled to kick off on Friday hold on 1 and 2 December 2017 at the National Stadium Package B Abuja. The minister will also have the Ambassador of South Korea in […]

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SPORTS MINISTER DECRIES DEPLORABLE STATE OF ABUJA SWIMMING POOL

Barrister Solomon Dalung, the Minister of Youth and Sports has frowned at the lack of maintenance of and under utilisation of one of the swimming pools at Package B of the Abuja National Stadium. The Minister who paid an unscheduled visit to the swimming pool section of the Stadium on Tuesday expressed displeasure with the […]

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NASS PROMISES MORE FUNDS FOR SPORTS IN 2018

The National Assembly has pledged to appropriate more funds for sports in the 2018 budget. The vice chairman Senate Committee on Sports, Senator Kabir Marfa Garba made the pledge on Tuesday at the opening of the Sports Summit and Exhibition held at Package B of the Abuja National Stadium. “We know the position of sports […]

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NIGERIA SPORTS SUMMIT AND EXHIBITION OPENS IN ABUJA

A 5-day Sports Summit and Exhibition Programme has opened at the Indoor Sports Hall, Package B of the Abuja National Stadium. The summit, organized by the Ministry of Youth and Sports in collaboration with Spring Vision International Koncept Limited is themed ‘Nigerian Sports and its economic diversification into entrepreneurial investment to enhance talents, empowerment and […]

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DALUNG MAKES PASSIONATE PLEA TO NASS FOR FUNDS FOR RUSSIA 2018 PREPARATIONS, COMMONWEALTH…,

Borne out of the determination to make a statement at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, the Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Solomon Dalung has appealed to the National Assembly to appropriate sufficient funds for sports in the 2018 budget. The Minister reasoned that for any meaningful success to be recorded by Nigerian […]

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QUADRI’S POLISH OPEN VICTORY EXCITES DALUNG

Barrister Solomon Dalung the Minister of Youth and Sports has described the achievement of Nigeria’s table tennis star, Aruna Quadri at the just concluded ITTF Challenge as an icing on an already sweet national cake following his victory at the Polish Open on Sunday. After news filtered in that Quadri defeated Japan’s Kaii Yoshida 4-2 […]

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ULTIMATE COMMANDER PRESENTS NATIONAL PEACE TORCH TO DALUNG

Heavyweight Wrestling Champion Ambassador Osita Offor aka De Ultimate Commander today presented the National Peace Project Torch to the Youth and Sports Minister Barrister Solomon Dalung in Abuja. The Peace Torch which is billed to traverse the 36 states of the federation and Abuja is aimed at creating awareness for Nigerian youths on the need […]

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FEDERATIONS’ PRESIDENTS TO TAKEOVER ATHLETES AT NYG CLOSING CEREMONY

The Talent Identification Committee is to hand over talents discovered at the ongoing National Youth Games in Ilorin Kwara state at the closing ceremony on Saturday. The committee was set up by the Ministry of Youth and Sports Development to fish out young talents who will replace the aging athletes. According to the Minister of […]

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DALUNG HEAPS ACCOLADES ON SUPER EAGLES

Youth and Sports Minister Barrister Solomon Dalung has applauded Nigeria’s Super Eagles for their massive 4-0 triumph over visiting Indomitable Lions of Cameroon in a 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying match played at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium in Uyo on Friday. The Senior men’s national team will receive N20million Naira for the 4 goals scored, […]

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Taekwondo federation will focus on athletes, grassroots – Binga

The Margaret Binga-led board of the Nigeria Taekwondo Federation will give priority to athletes as well as grassroots development of the sport. Binga, who was inaugurated in Abuja as the first female President of the federation promised to restore the glory of Nigeria in taekwondo continentally and globally. In her acceptance speech, the former two-time […]

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FUTURE OF NIGERIA’S SPORTS LIES IN GRASSROOTS DEVELOPMENT- Dalung

Barrister Solomon Dalung, the Youth and Sports Minister has restated that grassroots sports development remains the only route to rebuilding the country’s sports. The Minister said this while congratulating Team Nigeria which returned from the Regional African Gymnastics Championship in South Africa where they won a total of 11 medals comprising 2 gold and 9 […]

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