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FG Postpones 7th Edition of National Youth Games

Written by Pyramid FM Kano

By: Zahradeen Saleh

The federal government has postponed the 7th Edition of the National Youth Games (NYG) earlier scheduled to hold in Asaba, the Delta State Capital from February 8-18, 2023.

This was contained in a statement signed and Made available to journalist by Director Press and Public Relations of the federal ministry of Sports and Youth Development Mohammed Manga in Abuja.

The statement said the Permanent Secretary of the ministry Alhaji Ismaila Abubakar stated that the postponement is due to logistics and time constraints, especially, taking cognisance of the commencement of the General Elections slated for February 25, 2023.

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While regretting all the inconveniences the postponement might cause its stakeholders, Alhaji Ismaila assured that a new date for the Games will be announced after the elections.

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