Ministry releases time table for Federations Elections


The Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development has released the time table for the upcoming elections into the Boards of Sports Federations.

According to the elections time table released today in Abuja, Nomination Forms will be released on September 15th, 2021, with completed ones submitted on September 17th, 2021.

The elections of all representatives from constituencies, except zonal ones are expected to be concluded on September 21st, and closely followed with the zonal representatives elections on 22nd September.

Aggrieved contestants will have the opportunity to have their appeal heard on September 25th, while bye elections takes place on September 28th.

The National Elections are scheduled to take place on September 30th, at the Moshood Abiola National Stadium, Abuja.

The hearing of any petition arising from the elections will be on October 4th, while bye elections takes place on 6th October.

All duly elected Boards of the Federations will be sworn in by the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr Sunday Dare in Abuja on October 8th, 2021.

Meanwhile, all Caretaker Committees of the affected Federations are expected to be dissolved a week before the election.


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