The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare on Tuesday paid a visit to the Minister of Education, Alhaji Adamu Adamu to discuss partnership in youth development in sports and education.
Mr. Dare, who was received by both the Minister and Minister of State for Education, Hon. Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, immediately went into a private session where he spoke about the national youth policy and the focus on youth and education.
He sought the collaboration of the Ministry of Education in aligning its youth development programmes with the thrust of the national youth policy.
The Minister of Youth and Sports Development said the Ministry of Education was central to its grassroots sports development and the inculcation of digital literacy at an early age.
The Ministers agreed to hold a strategic meeting in the next two weeks to review and expand the collaboration.