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Dalung celebrates Nigeria’s Cricket World Cup ticket

The Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Solomon Dalung has congratulated Nigeria’s U-19 Cricket Team, the Junior Yellow Greens for picking the country’s first ever spot at the Cricket World Cup after topping the weeklong qualifying series held in Windhoek, Namibia on Saturday March 23, 2019.
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Excitement ahead of Cricket World Cup arrival in Nigeria

Monday’s arrival of the Cricket World Cup will herald a three-day tour of the country as part of the build-up to the 2019 World Cup.
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Buhari not responsible for worsening poverty, says Dalung

Minister of Sports and Youth Development, Mr. Solomon Dalung has faulted claims by Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) that poverty level among Nigerians has worsened under President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration. Speaking during the Walk for Buhari organised by the women and youth campaign organisation of the All Progressives Congress (APC) campaign organisation in Abuja, yesterday, Dalung […]
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National Sports Festival: Buhari, Osinbajo expected at closing ceremony

National Sports Festival: Buhari, Osinbajo expected at closing ceremony

The closing ceremony will be a blend of entertainment, sports and cultural display.
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Dalung warns against politicising NSF hosting bid 

Dalung warns against politicising NSF hosting bid 

Romanus Ugwu, Abuja Minister of Sports and Youth Development, Barrister Solomon Dalung, has warned that though two states have already indicated interest to bid for the next edition of the National Sports Festival (NSF) it will no longer be politicised as usual. Speaking to sports writers after watching the ongoing Games in Abuja at the […]
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National Sports Festival: Katsina, Imo, Osun, others absent at opening ceremony

National Sports Festival: Katsina, Imo, Osun, others absent at opening ceremony

Some states are still expected to compete.
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8,861 athletes for National Sport Festival – Dalung

8,861 athletes for National Sport Festival – Dalung

Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung, has disclosed that no fewer than 8,861 athletes from 35 states are to participate in the 19th National Sports Festival billed for Abuja from December 6th -16th 2018. Dalung made the disclosure at the end of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting presided over by […]
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Ministry sets up committee for sports federations funding

Ministry sets up committee for sports federations funding

The Ministry of Youth and Sports Development has set up a 7-man Committee to map out a clear and defined funding structure for National Sports Federations. The Committee was set up on Thursday November 8, 2018 by the Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Solomon Dalung while addressing National Sports Federations Presidents on funding for […]
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Bash Ali: Dalung’s sabotaging my Guinness Record fight

Bash Ali: Dalung’s sabotaging my Guinness Record fight

EMMA JEMEGAH World Boxing Federation (WBF) Cruiserweight champions, Bash Ali, has berated the Minister of Youth and Sports, Barrister Solomon Dalung for trying to sabotage his effort to become the oldest world boxing champion. Ali, in an exclusive interview with SunSports, said the Minister’s sudden change of mind towards his Guinness World Record fight was […]
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