Elections into the various Nigeria’s national sports federations will be held on 13 June with the inauguration of the boards to hold the same day.
According to a media release by the Special Adviser on Media to sports minister, Nneka Anibeze, the deadline for submission of forms is slated for May 19, 2017.
The statement reads: “A revised timetable for the National Sports Federations elections has been released by the Ministry of Youth and Sports.
“The deadline for submission of forms is now May 19, 2017 while verification of names of representatives of other constituencies except those from the zones will take place between May 23rd and 24th 2017.
“Zonal elections hold on May 25, 2017 while Bye Elections arising from Petitions and Appeals at Zonal and Constituency levels will take place on June 7, 2017.
June 13, 2017 still remains the date for elections into positions of federations’ Presidents and Vice Presidents’’.