• Rio 2016 Olympics: Nigeria’s Ministers of Sports, Finance have cases to answer – Senator Ogba

    Rio 2016 Olympics: Nigeria’s Ministers of Sports, Finance have cases to answer – Senator Ogba

    The Chairman, Senate Committee on Sports, Senator Obinna Ogba on Thursday, lamented the poor performance of Nigerian athletes in the just concluded Rio Olympics in Brazil.

    Speaking with journalists in Abuja, Ogba attributed the poor performance of the athletes to non-release of funds meant for the exercise, recalling that his committee had invited the Minister of Sports, Mr. Solomon Dalong who repeatedly told the committee that funds were released to that effect.

    He also explained that the committee at a point became […]