Friday, September 30, 2022

Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development

September 28, 2022

NFF Elections: FG urges stakeholders to abide by court order

The Nigeria Football Federation had scheduled Friday in Benin for the federation’s executive committee elections.

June 21, 2022

Ministry holds para sports election in July

The affected federations are amputee football, para-athletics, para powerlifting, para soccer, sitting volleyball, para swimming, and wheelchair basketball.

Minister of youth and sports development Sunday Dare (Credit: Twitter)
April 12, 2022

Sports minister Sunday Dare must come clean on NBBF crisis: Official

President of the Nigeria Basketball Federation, Igoche Mark, wants the youth and sports minister to put an end to the crisis in the NBBF.

Minister of youth and sports development Sunday Dare
December 10, 2021

Volleyball federation boss urges FG to develop beach games

“It doesn’t cost much. They are very cheap; we have the sand everywhere.”

November 2, 2021

Work Experience Programme: FG fails to pay interns three-month stipends

The programme’s letter of placement said an intern was entitled to be paid N30,000 monthly.

Minister of youth and sports development Sunday Dare (Credit: Twitter)
August 3, 2021

Minister Sunday Dare humiliated us at Tokyo Olympics: Athlete

Chimezie Metu has slammed sports minister Sunday Dare for humiliating the country’s athletes at the ongoing Tokyo Olympics.

Sunday Dare and Team Nigeria
July 15, 2021

N100 Million: Pay directly to players, Nigeria basketball team tells FG

Following donations by commercial banks, Nigeria’s basketball team has told the Ministry of Youth and Sports Development to pay the money directly to players.

Minister of youth and sports development Sunday Dare, and Nigeria basketball team
June 14, 2021

FG dissolves athletics federation board

The federal government has dissolved the board of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria.

April 8, 2021

We’re processing funds to avoid NSF shutdown: FG

“It is expected that the Edo state government would formally invite the ministry for a meeting should any urgency exist around the National Sports Festival .”

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Edo governor Godwin Obaseki, and Minister of Youth and Sports, Sunday Akin Dare