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Stakeholders Advocate Renovation Of Stadium

Sport coaches at the Obafemi Awolowo Stadium, Liberty Ibadan have called on Federal Government to expedite action on the contract processes of the stadium. They made the call at while speaking with Radio Nigeria correspondent who was on assessment tour of the international stadium. Speaking with Radio Nigeria a weight lifting coach at the stadium, […]Continue Reading

Sports Minister Visits Obafemi Awolowo Stadium

Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, has visited Obafemi Awolowo Stadium, formerly Liberty Stadium Ibadan, in continuation of his tour of sporting facilities and visit to team Nigeria athletes, preparing for the Olympic Games.  On a visit to the Sports hostel, the Minister promised that all illegal structures in the building would be taken […]Continue Reading

Need to Renovate the Nation’s Stadia

Sports is no doubt a unifying factor worldwide.  A vibrant sports industry is also a great avenue to generate revenue for all stakeholders. Sports is an industry with unparalleled global reach and power. Globally, sports-related turnover amounts to three per cent of world total economic activity. In Nigeria, sports is a national passion and it […]Continue Reading