Senate Committee on sports activities has summoned the Minister of adolescence and sports activities building, Barrister Solomon Dalung, to appear ahead of it to give an explanation for why Nigeria did not take part on the ongoing African Junior desk Tennis Championship in Tunisia.
Chairman of the Committee, Senator Obinna Ogba, who made the disclosure frowned at the development revealed that the committee has issued a directive to jot down the sports Minister summoning him to look ahead of the sports activities Committee.
even supposing he didn’t disclose the date Barr Dalung would make the looks, Sen. Ogba lamented that the failure to participate in the championship has technically ruled Nigeria out of next year’s junior Olympic video games having overlooked the qualifying match.Stressing that Dalung will right through the looks provide an explanation for to the Senate sports Committee the explanation behind the continual postponement of the national sports pageant, he mentioned: “i have asked the secretary of our committee to summon the Minister of sports to explain ahead of us the explanations Nigeria neglected the African Junior Tennis Championships in Tunisia.
“We also wish to comprehend what’s delaying the national sports activities festival from protecting for the reason that last edition that was once held in Lagos in 2012. I want to in fact say that i’m now not really comfortable with what is going on in the sports sector. however we won’t blame the Minister utterly. i am announcing this because i do know he isn’t the executive government of the us of a,” Senator Ogba referred to.