The Honourable Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare, in line with the National ParaSports Federations Elections guidelines will inaugurate the newly constituted Boards of Para Sports Federations.
A statement by the director press and public relations Mohammed Manga said the inauguration is the fall out of the recently concluded Para Sports Federations elections into the Boards.
He said the inauguration is scheduled to hold at 4.30pm on Wednesday July 20, 2022 at the Media Centre, Moshood Abiola National Stadium, Abuja
According to him, the Boards are to manage the affairs of the Para Federations for a term of four (4) years. “Consequently, they are to continue the quest to develop the Para Sports to enviable heights, especially now that the Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development has established a department in-charge of Para Sports.
The Para Sports Federations to be inaugurated are as follows:
i. Amputee Football
iii. Para Powerlifting
iv. Para Swimming
v. Para Soccer and
vi. Sitting Volleyball