Tag: Solomon Dalung

Nigeria Will Dominate Wrestling With Proper Investment, Dalung Says

Abdul Jimoh- December 14, 2018

Solomon Dalung, the Minister of Youths and Sports Development, on Friday said Nigeria would dominate the wrestling sport with proper investment and training. Dalung told ... Read More

Sports Minister Inaugurates National Anti-Doping Committee

Henry Solomon- September 6, 2018

Solomon Dalung, Minister of Youths and Sports on Thursday inaugurated members of the National Anti-Doping Committee (NADC) with a charge on them to ensure Nigeria’s ... Read More

Dalung Sets-Up 6-Man Reconciliation Committee on NFF Leadership Crisis

Henry Solomon- August 6, 2018

The Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Solomon Dalung, on Monday, inaugurated a six-man reconciliation committee to bring a lasting solution to the lingering crisis ... Read More

NFF Crisis: Dalung Sets Up Round-table to Find Lasting Solution

Henry Solomon- July 24, 2018

The Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Solomon Dalung, on Tuesday, said football stakeholders in the country must now find a lasting solution to the ... Read More

Ahead of Russia 2018: Dalung Promises Upfront Payment of Allowances to Super Eagles

Henry Solomon- February 3, 2018

Super Eagles players and officials would be paid their camping allowances upfront for the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup, Minister of Youth and Sports Development ... Read More

Minister of Sports Goes Hard on Human Traffickers

AMT Tanimu- December 9, 2017

Like a roaring Lion, his body gesticulation depicting excruciating pain, the Hon minister faced the cameras in NEXT2none/ NAPTIP documentary shoot against human trafficking on ... Read More

Nigeria ready to make a statement at Russia 2018 World Cup -Dalung

inno.korie- December 3, 2017

Solomon Dalung, the Minister of Youths and Sports, says Nigeria is prepared to make a statement at Russia 2018, adding that Friday’s draw was a ... Read More

#JoshuaTakam: Solomon Dalung Speaks on Joshua’s Victory

AMT Tanimu- October 29, 2017

Nigeria celebrates with Anthony Joshua as myself and the Deputy Governor of Ogun State shared this victory moment with the heavyweight champion after the fight ... Read More

Solomon Dalung To Cheer Homebase Eagles Against Black Stars in WAFU Cup Final

AMT Tanimu- September 24, 2017

Nneka Anibeze, Abuja: The Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Solomon Dalung will be in Ghana on Sunday to cheer the Super Eagles to victory ... Read More

The Only Route To Rebuilding Nigeria’s Sports – Dalung

AMT Tanimu- August 11, 2017

Nneka Anibeze, Abuja: Barrister Solomon Dalung, the Youth and Sports Minister has restated that grassroots sports development remains the only route to rebuilding the country's ... Read More

My Interaction With President Buhari Yesterday in London – Solomon Dalung

AMT Tanimu- August 9, 2017

Sports Minister Barr. Solomon Dalung had met with President Buhari yesterday in London while he was away in London to monitor IAAF world championship going ... Read More

Commonwealth Youth Games: Dalung protests non issuance of visas to Nigerian athletes

inno.korie- July 25, 2017

The Minister of Youths and Sports, Solomon Dalung has decried the non issuance of visas to Nigerian athletes traveling to Bahamas for the Commonwealth Youth ... Read More

Minister Describes Journalists Reward System As “Wheel-Barrow Treatment”

Henry Solomon- May 31, 2017

The Minister of Youth and Sports, Mr Solomon Dalung has commended the efforts of Nigerian Journalists toward entrenching genuine democratic culture in the country. The ... Read More

Magu Has Conscience – Dalung

Suleiman Idris- April 21, 2017

  The Minister for Youths and Sports, Solomon Dalung, has described the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, as ... Read More

#CAFElections: Ahmad Says African Football Cannot Afford To Continue With Ancient Principles

Henry Solomon- March 3, 2017

Candidate for the presidency of the Confederation of African Football, Mr. Ahmad Ahmad on Thursday declared that his group is committed to installing new thinking ... Read More

FG Endorses Pinnick Candidature For CAF Seat

Henry Solomon- February 28, 2017

The Government of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, through the Youth and Sports Ministry, has further endorsed the candidature of NFF President Amaju Pinnick for ... Read More

President Buhari Expresses Grief with Family of Solomon Dalung

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 1, 2017

President Buhari with Wife, Aisha Buhari Dorcas Jonah: On the departure of the wife of Solomon Dalung, the Minister of Youth and Sports, President Muhammadu ... Read More

How We Spend FIFA’s $801,929 Development Grant – NFF

AMT Tanimu- December 24, 2016

The Nigeria Football Federation on Friday said it was not averse to the planned audit of its books, while also providing details of the programs ... Read More

FG Orders Overhaul of All NYSC Facilities, Following Death of Corpers

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 6, 2016

The Federal Government has urged state governments to improve facilities at all National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) orientation camps in their various states. The Minister ... Read More

Dalung Promises To Restore Transparency In Sports Ministry

admin- November 25, 2016

The Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung, has hinted that one of the major tasks of his ministry would be to restore confidence to ... Read More