• Sports Ministry to send Rio flight tickets to foreign-based athletes this week

    Sports Ministry to send Rio flight tickets to foreign-based athletes this week

    The Ministry of Youths and Sports on Monday in Abuja said it would later this week send flight tickets to foreign-based athletes billed for the Rio Olympic Games.

    This was contained in a statement by Nneka Ikem-Anibeze, the Special Assistant (Media) to the Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung.

    It quoted Dalung as saying this during a meeting on Monday in Abuja with the President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria, Solomon Ogba.

    The meeting was also attended by staff of the […]