Former Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Technical Director, Kashimawo Laloko, has described as a welcome development the report credited to the sports minister that the ministry has resolved to repair some of the abandoned national stadia across the country, adding that proper usage of the facilities is key to maintaining them.
Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare has promised to wade into the situation concerning the coach of the Nigeria women's national football team, Thomas Dennerby. The Swedish coach, who signed a two-and-a-half-year contract to lead the Super Falcons in January 2018, left the country amidst talks of quitting his role over claims that some…
Determined to improve the quality of athletes and their performance, the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare is considering floating an Athletes Sustenance Fund that will ensure that the country’s sportspersons do not suffer financial deprivation when they are not in tournaments.
Minister of Sports and Youth Development, Sunday Dare, has warned that Nigeria’s future remains endangered except the excesses of youths are checked. He gave the warning yesterday in Abuja while delivering his goodwill message at the launch of the 2019 Futures Awards Africa to commemorate the 2019 International Youth Day
Sports Minister, Sunday Dare has indicated that the football pitch of the MKO Abiola Stadium, Abuja, would be privatised to generate funds for the maintenance of the facility, just as he promised that all subsequent matches involving the Super Eagles and other national teams would be played in Abuja.