Boxing Federation Applauds Sports Minister For Level Playing Ground

Boxing Federation Applauds Sports Minister For Level Playing Ground
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Joel Ajayi 

A day to the much awaited 2021 sports Federation elections, the Nigeria Boxing Federation has applauded the Minister of Youth and Sports development, Sunday Dare, for the provision of a level playing ground for all participants in the federation.

The North- central Board member in company of other members, Ishaku Yusuf Gontor, made the commendation on Wednesday, in Abuja, saying, the Minister’s act would bring new era into boxing in Nigeria.

According to him, we are here today, to thank the Minister of Youth and Sports Development Mr Sunday Dare in his manaminity in making sure that, the election process go smoothly 

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“The Minister has been extra ordinary in his ability to run the administration of sports in Nigeria which he has shown through in his decision in the past through the association boxing. He has shown quality.”

When asked of speculation that General Minimal will not be able to run for the election as his name was not in the list? He replied: “It was a rumour, General minimals name is on the ballot and he is running and hopefully tomorrow it will be decided.”

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Speaking on the plan to develop grassroots Boxing,  Mr Gontor, said that all hand are on deck to grow Nigeria boxing: “Very soon with new board, we will seat down and do something possitve in the next two or three months. 
” And on Thursday, we expect an election into board and we believe that its going to be a new era in boxing in Nigeria we promise that.”

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