National Sports Festival
FCT schools to vacate a week before National Sports Festival, says Minister
Schools in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja will go on holidays in December to allow the FCT host the 19th National Sports Festival, the Territory’s Minister, Mohammed Bello has revealed.
‘Hosts, not Sports Ministry, dropped golf from National Sports Festival’
Golf would have been one of the sports to feature at the forthcoming National Sports Festival if the host city, Abuja had included it in the programme, the Ministry of Sports explained yesterday.
Edo State to bid for National Sports Festival
After hosting the 1981 and 2002 editions of the National Sports Festival in Benin City, Edo State government is considering bidding to host the fiesta once again.
Ozoro stadium thrills Delta State athletes as sports festival begins
Ifeanyi Okowa is expected to declare the festival open later today, while Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung will be the Special Guest of honour among other dignitaries and sports enthusiasts that will grace the occasion.
NCS to meet over 2017 Sports Festival, says Dalung
Dalung said in Makurdi during a dialogue engagement programme with Benue youths that the National Sports Festival is one of the major events in the country’s calendar this year.
19th National Sports Festival to hold this year
The National Sports Festival (NSF), the country’s biennial multi-sports competition organised by the Federal Government will hold this year, the Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Solomon Dalung has said.
Mimiko rewards athletes four years after EKO 2012 NSF
Four years after the Eko 2012 National Sports Festival, the Ondo State government has rewarded the 300 athletes that made the state proud at the event, with each of the gold medallists getting N150, 000.
Abuja may host National Sports Festival – Minister
Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Solomon Dalung has said that Abuja may host the 19th National Sports Festival, following uncertainty over the readiness of Cross River to host the event.