Sports Minister to Chair Final Session of the Council on Sports Meeting.

The meeting of National Council on Sports will today be presided over by the Sports Minister and Chairman of the National Sports Commission (NSC), Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi, at the Media Centre of the Package A of the National Stadium in Abuja.

The two-day meeting began yesterday with the Technical Session between state directors and the Director General of the NSC, Honourable Gbenga Elegbeleye, behind closed door.

Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi.
Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi.

“As you are all aware the Technical Session is a prelude to the National Council on Sports meeting. The session is responsible for deliberating on memos, progress reports and other issues relating to sports development in Nigeria”, the DG, Elegbeleye, said while setting the ball rolling in his opening address.

The last Council on Sports meeting, summoned to discuss issues relating to Nigerian sports and its developments, was held in Ilorin, Kwara State.