By James Anthony, The Sight News
The Ministry of Youth and Sports Development (FMYSD) will on Monday reopen the Velodrome, tennis courts, practice pitches and practice tracks of the Moshood Abiola National Stadium Abuja from 7.00am to 5.00pm daily.
The Stadium was closed as part of COVID-19 Prevention Protocols to stop the spread of coronavirus.
A statement signed by the Director Facilities, Federal Ministry of Youth & Sports Development, and obtained by The Sight News, disclosed that other facilities to be reopened are the Handball, Volleyball and Basketball outdoors and indoors courts as well as the Gymnasium Hall.
The statement further revealed that the Ministry will also reopen some facilities at the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos.
These are the indoor sports hall, hockey pitch, tennis courts, swimming pool, astro(legacy) pitch, squash court, para lifting gymnasium and Ayonote Boxing Gymnasium. They will all open from 7.00am to 5.00pm.
The main bowls of both stadium, which are undergoing rehabilitation, remain closed to the public, Director noted.