The Director General of the National Sports Commission, Gbenga Elegbeleye has lauded President Goodluck Jonathan for his support and genuine interventions in critical moments of Nigeria’s sports journey in the outgone year.
Elegbeleye says the President, through the Retreat on Sports hosted at his Aso Villa residence, uplifted the sports sector, accruing to the successes achieved last year.
“We owe Mr. President a big Thank You”, Elegbeleye said.
While reviewing the performance of the sport sector in 2013, The DG said Mr. President has many times come to our rescue and provided us full support for our programmes and activities.
“We cannot but thank Mr. President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan for being our (NSC’s) pillar. He practically laid the solid foundation that brought successes in sports in 2013,” he added.