Minister endorses Buhari/Osinbajo U-15 soccer tournament
By Femi Atolagbe
The Minister of Youth and Sports development, Mr Sunday Dare has endorsed the much anticipated Buhari/Osinbajo under -15 grassroot Football Competition nationwide .
In a letter signed by Mrs Ngozi Amayo on behalf of the Sports minister, advised organizers of the tournament (Africa Grassroots Football Development, (AGFD) to liaise with the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF)to form part of the Organizing Committee that will ensure the successful organisation of the competition to achieve desire goal.
The endorsement letter is coming few weeks to the commencement of the tournament’s .
Meanwhile, executive secretary of AGFD, Mr Umar Lanre Jimoh has assured football stakeholders in Nigeria of a memorable tournament aimed at discovering football talents at the grassroots.
“We won’t leave any stones unturned to organize a beautiful football competition to the admiration of soccer lovers, we are working as a team to make this project the best ever on the black continent, and that’s why we solicit the support of all”
Africa Grassroots football Development is an organization poised at discovering, nurturing and promoting soccer talents in Nigeria and beyond.