The Federal Government of Nigeria has postponed the National Sports Festivals due to the pandemic coronavirus. The Minister of Youths and Sports, Mr. Sunday Dare disclosed this via his twitter handle a few minutes ago.

He said, “Following the briefing of Mr. President from myself and the Minister of State for Health on COVID 19, Mr. President has approved the immediate postponement of Edo Sports festival to a future date.

President Mohammadu Buhari approves the postponement of the National Sports Festival Edo 2020 as a precautionary move against COVID-19 spread