FEDERAL GOVERNMENT POSTPONES SPORTS FESTIVAL OVER CORONAVIRUS
Written by thereachfm on March 17, 2020
The Minister of Sports, Sunday Dare has announced that the
2020 edition of the National Sports Festival has been postponed.
Dare on social media said that President Muhammadu Buhari
approved the postponement of the National Sports Festival Edo
2020 as a precautionary move against COVID-19 spread.
He said the decision was reached after a meeting with the
Minister of Sports, Sunday Dare, his health counterpart, Dr
Osagie Ehanire and a few other experts at the Health Ministry.
They reviewed the COVID-19 situation vis-a-vis Edo 2020
Sports festival towards making decision on the postponement.