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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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DALUNG INAUGURATES NIGERIA’S GYMNASTICS BOARD

The board of the Gymnastics federation of Nigeria has been inaugurated. On the occasion which took place today at the conference room of the Minister of Youth and Sports, Barrister Solomon Dalung who presided over the inauguration charged the board members to eschew violence and work together towards taking the sport to greater heights. “The […]

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NATIONAL SPORTS FEDERATIONS TO HOLD RE-RUN ELECTIONS ON JULY 12

A re-run of elections into 4 pending National Sports Federations’ boards will now hold on Wednesday July 12, 2017. The Federations are Athletics, Gymnastics, Wrestling and Taekwondo. The Chairman of the National Sports Federations Electoral Appeals Committee, Alhaji Abdulrazak Salau said in a statement, that the influx of petitions which followed the June 13, 2017 […]

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MINISTRY WILL SUPPORT ARUNA-DALUNG

Minister of Youth and Sports, Barrister Solomon Dalung has congratulated Nigeria’s number one Table Tennis player, Aruna Quadri for booking a ticket as Africa’s sole representative to the ITTF World Cup in France. The Minister described the feat as a confirmation of the Oyo state born ping pong star’s superiority in Africa and also his […]

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NATIONAL SPORTS FEDERATIONS ELECTIONS: AGGRIEVED CONTESTANTS SHOULD APPEAL – DALUNG

The Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Solomon Dalung has appealed to aggrieved contestants of the just concluded National Sports Federations’ Elections to channel their grievances to the Elections Appeals Committee. The Minister who was live on TVC news today said that it was not unusual to have complaints and grievances coming in the aftermath […]

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DALUNG TO MEET NFF TECHNICAL COMMITTEE OVER SUPER EAGLES

The Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Solomon Dalung is to hold an emergency meeting with the Technical Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation on Tuesday. The meeting will hold in the Minister’s conference room at the Federal Secretariat, Abuja at 2pm. This is coming on the heels of the Super Eagles 0-2 loss to […]

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ELECTORAL COMMITTEE MEMBERS TO BE INAUGURATED MONDAY

93 Electoral Committee members are to be inaugurated on Monday 12th June 2017, by the Minister of Youth and Sports, Barrister Solomon Dalung. The inauguration takes place at the VIP lounge, Package A of the National Stadium, Abuja at 10.00am. Each Federation will have a Chairman and two other electoral committee members during the elections. […]

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NEW TIME TABLE FOR NIGERIA’S NATIONAL SPORTS FEDERATIONS ELECTIONS RELEASED

A revised timetable for the National Sports Federations elections has been released by the Ministry of Youth and Sports. The deadline for submission of forms is now May 19, 2017 while verification of names of representatives of other constituencies except those from the zones will take place between May 23rd and 24th 2017. Zonal elections […]

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DALUNG APPLAUDS OKOWA ON STATE SPORTS FESTIVAL

Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Solomon Dalung has commended the government and people of Delta state for their consistency in grassroots sports development. He gave the commendation at the closing ceremony of the 6th Delta state sports festival held at the Polytechnic Stadium, Ozoro at the weekend. He thanked the state government for their […]

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FEDERAL GOVERNMENT DISSOLVES NATIONAL SPORTS FEDERATIONS

The Ministry of Youth and Sports Development has announced the dissolution of the boards of all National Sports Federations. The Youth and Sports Development Minister Barrister Solomon Dalung who made the announcement today in Abuja also directed all Secretaries to take charge of their various Federations during the election process. The dissolution which is one […]

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DALUNG CONGRATULATES NIGERIA’S WRESTLING CHAMPIONS

The Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Solomon Dalung has congratulated Nigeria’s team to the just concluded Senior African Wrestling Championship held in Marrakech, Morocco. The Minister commended the team when the President of the Nigeria Wrestling Federation, Daniel Igali visited him in his office in Abuja on Tuesday. “We are proud of your display […]

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NIGERIA CONCLUDE INSPECTION OF BAHAMAS GAMES VILLAGE

Nigeria’s delegation to the Bahamas has concluded its inspection of facilities for the 2017 Commonwealth Youth Games billed for Nassau in July . The team comprising the Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Solomon Dalung, the Director Grassroots Sports, Dr Ademola Aare and the Secretary-General of the Nigeria Olympic Committee Tunde Popoola inspected the training […]

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