Athletic

National Sports Festival: Obaseki, Shaibu, others tee off golf tourney …assures of plans to maintain sports facilities

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has assured of plans by the state government to maintain the world-class facilities used in hosting the 20th National Sports Festival (NSF), tagged Edo 2020, in the state.   Obaseki said this when he teed-off the Edo 2020 golf tournament in Benin City, the state capital.   The […]

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Ogbemudia Stadium’s transformation raises bar for sports devt for other states – Minister

BENIN CITY – The Honourable Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, has commended the Governor Godwin Obaseki-led administration for the revamp of the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, which he said has raised the bar for sports development for…

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8,000 Athletes For Edo 2020 Festival

Nigeria’s Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare says the much postponed  Edo National  Sports Festival will go ahead as planned from  April 2nd- 14th with 8,000 athletes taking part. Speaking in Benin after undergoing a tour of facilities and a meeting  with  Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki,   Dare said: ”On April 2nd, 2021, the camp […]