Sports News of Sunday, 3 January 2016
The Hon. Minister of Youth and Sports, Maj. (Dr.) Mustapha Ahmed (Rtd) MP, on behalf of the Management and staff of the Ministry, the National Sports Authority, the National Sports College and the National Youth Authority, extended the best of the season’s greetings to the sports fraternity.
A statement from the ministry also extended greetings to the various federations, sponsors and stakeholders and in particular the media for the splendid partnership and support throughout the year.
The Ministry acknowledges with gratitude the various roles played by all to ensure the successful completion of the year with numerous activities.
It noted that “Admittedly, the Ministry has had its fair share of operational challenges but through your criticisms, suggestions, and cooperation we have overcome them and come this far.
“The year ahead may present a lot of challenges that may appear insurmountable but could also bring in its wake creativity, ingenuity and the will to excel.” It stated.
The statement said, “As we prepare to enter the New Year, the Ministry expects to enjoy the continued support of all its stakeholders to enable it improve the lot our youth as well as develop our sports.
“On this occasion, the Hon. Minister wishes to thank all of you for your support over the period and may the coming year bring us joy and hope to journey happily through the year.