By Michael Peter, The Sight News
The Permanent Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development, Mr Adesola Olusade has called on the Nigeria House Project Committee to project Nigeria’s image positively at Gold Coast 2018.
This he said during the visit of the Nigeria House Project Committee to his office.
In his words, “events like this are not only for the Athletes but for all Nigerians”.
He charged them to showcase the rich cultural and athletic beauty of Nigeria to the whole world to see.
Nigeria House Project Committee is the committee mandated to rebrand and promote Nigeria’s natural and human potentials by showcasing the rich and diverse heritage of Nigeria.
The Chairman of the Committee, Mr Ifedayo Akindoju when briefing the Permanent Secretary on what they have done so far for the preparation, said they were there to request the assistance of the Ministry to assist on certain issues such as accommodation and the note verbal for the processing of the document of the advance party that will be travelling for the event.
Mr Olusade in his appreciation for what the Committee has been doing, called on them to send their request to the Ministry and also advised them to look for sponsors so as to raise money for the event.