National Sports Festival
Ministry sets up 11-man committee for National Sports Festival’s new date
The Sports Ministry has set up an 11-man committee to look at a new possible date this year for the National Sports Festival, which was postponed due to the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Ministry campaigns for security of youths amid coronavirus pandemic
Worried by the positive effects of the social distancing measures, which has forced the cancellation of all sporting activities across the world, the Federal Ministry of Youths and Sports
Delta sports officials, contractors smile to the bank after postponement of festival
The Federal Government decision to postpone the National Sports Festival may have turned to be a big blessing for some individuals in Delta State.
Team Edo, Delta count losses from postponement of Sports Festival
Hosts, Edo State, and defending champions of the National Sports Festival, Team Delta, are counting their ‘huge’ losses following the postponement of the National Sports Festival yesterday.
Edo shuts public, private schools ahead of National Sports Festival
With less than six days to the beginning of the 20th edition of the National Sports Festival (NSF) in Benin City, the Edo State Government has ordered the closure of all public and private schools across the state to allow residents to participate in the sports fiesta.
Minister declares Edo ready to host Nigerian youths
Youth and Sports Development Minister, Sunday Dare, who is in Edo State ahead of the National Sports Festival (NSF) to ascertain the level of preparations for the national event
Terrestrial broadcast rights still open for grabs
The marketing sub-committee for the 20th National Sports Festival tagged Edo 2020, says broadcast signals are still available for interested television stations for a fee.
Edo State begins expedition beyond National Sports Festival
For some communities, hosting a multi-event championship tends to be less positive than anticipated. This is because most host communities end up in debt after the championship is done.
Obaseki solicits stockbrokers’ support for National Sports Festival
Speaking at the ‘Closing Gong Ceremony’ held on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) in Lagos, Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki said the state has concluded plans to host the 20th edition of the NSF, tagged 'Edo 2020,' in Benin City from March 22 to April 1, 2020.