Ministry releases time table for Sports Federation elections

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

According to the election time table released on Tuesday in Abuja, nomination  forms will be released on September 15, with completed ones submitted on September 17.

The election of all representatives from constituencies, except zonal ones are expected to be concluded on September  21, closely followed by the zonal representatives election on September 22.

Dissatisfied candidates will have the opportunity to have their appeals heard on September 25, while bye elections takes place on September 28th.

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

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

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 8, 2021.

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

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