Nasarawa state Commissioner for Youths and Sport development, Bala Usman Adams, Monday, expressed readiness of the government to partner with the media for the accelerated development of sports.
He who expressed this commitment in an interview in his office in Lafia,
“We have to do the needful to develop sports and assist the youth with all our efforts even in the face of paucity of funds”.
Adams charged Journalist to be resilient in achieving its goals, saying partnering Journalists would go a long way to develop sports in the state.
“As a ministry, we are going to assist Journalists to achieve their noble goals but you need to be selfless in promoting sports”.
He stressed that Journalists in the state needed to work assiduously to discourage doping and age cheating among athletes.
The commissioner said the government was willing to always support sincere motives that would help promote sports in the state.
He therefore, urged sport lovers and other individuals to always promote inter school sports at the primary and secondary school levels in order to catch them young in their localities.