The Ministry of Youth and Sports is to hold an Awards night for various sponsors of athletes, competitions and sports projects.
The event will take place on Friday, January 19, 2018 at the VIP Lounge of the Abuja National Stadium.
The Awards night, according to the Minister Barrister Solomon Dalung is to appreciate investors in sports development as well as contributors to athletes development through sponsorship of programmes, competitions and facilities.
Barrister Dalung has continued to call on the private sector and state governments to invest massively in sports development and facilities to create jobs for youths and keep them away from mischief.
Awards will also be given to the sporting media for their contribution to sports development in the country .