Thursday, August 13, 2020

Tag "Solomon Dalung"

    Dalung: FG will harness sport for peace and sustainable development

Dalung: FG will harness sport for peace and sustainable development

The federal ministry of youth and sports has expressed her commitment towards harnessing sport for promoting peace and sustainable development. This was disclosed by Solomon Dalung, the minister of youth and sport, during an advocacy visit by the delegation of the Commonwealth Youth Sport for Development and Peace Working Group (CYSDP). The advocacy visit, which was led John Oluwadero, the Africa Regional [...]

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    Buhari charges Rio Olympics team to ‘go for gold’

Buhari charges Rio Olympics team to ‘go for gold’

President Muhammadu Buhari has tasked the representative of Nigeria in the Rio Olympics games in Brazil to do the nation proud. He also ordered the immediate release of funds budgeted for Nigeria’s successful participation in the completion. The president said this at the presidential villa in Abuja on Tuesday, during the official handover of Team Nigeria to the Nigerian Olympic Committee (NOC). He [...]

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    Avengers: ‘Niger Delta fraudsters’ have dealt with sport minister

Avengers: ‘Niger Delta fraudsters’ have dealt with sport minister

The Niger Delta Avengers say Solomon Dalung, minister of sport, has fallen victim to fraudsters in the region. During the weekend, Dalung told journalists that he paid a recent visit to Oporoza in Gbaramatu Kingdom of Delta state, and that stakeholders in the community led him to a meeting with avengers. The minister said the militants gave him a sealed letter to [...]

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    No jamboree trip to Rio Olympics, Buhari tells lawmakers

No jamboree trip to Rio Olympics, Buhari tells lawmakers

President Muhammadu Buhari has given the directive that those who do not have any business in the Rio 2016 games should not be part of government’s contingent. Chinyeaka Ohaa, permanent secretary, ministry of youth ad sports, made the disclosure on Thursday when he appeared before the house of representatives committee on sports to brief it on the country's Olympics preparation. Ohaa said [...]

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    Dalung: I’m not yet convinced Super Eagles need a foreign coach

Dalung: I’m not yet convinced Super Eagles need a foreign coach

Solomon Dalung, minister for youth and sports, on Thursday said he was yet to give his consent for the recruitment of a foreign coach for the Super Eagles. The minister, who was speaking against the backdrop of reports that the ministry had endorsed the recruitment of a foreign coach, said the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) was yet to convince him to [...]

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