Friday, October 30, 2020

Minister expresses hope of sporting activities’ resumption soon



Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare says the ban on sports in the country will be lifted soon.

The coronavirus outbreak halted sporting events in Nigeria since March, but in August, the Federal Government lifted restrictions on non-contact sports.

Dare noted that the ministry has done all that’s necessary and required especially with regard to the COVID-19 protocols while the PTF, Health Ministry and NCDC have guided appropriately.

He called for patient for a smooth and safe transition to the resumption of sporting activities across the country.