By Afusat Rasaq
Ogun State Commissioner for Youth and Sports, Dr. Oluwadare Kehinde has reaffirmed the commitment of government to continue to create an enabling environment for sports to thrive in the State.
Kehinde stated this in his office at Moshood Abiola International Stadium, Kuto, Abeokuta, while receiving athletes who won laurels for the State last year in various sporting competitions such as Boxing, Cricket, Karate, Para-Table tennis and Wrestling.
Appreciating the athletes for their accomplishments, the Commissioner assured them that necessary arrangements would be made to boost their morale, pledging to do all within his capacity to encourage and motivate them for greater exploits.
The Commissioner noted that the State governments’ investment in youth development has been yielding results, saying more efforts would be intensified to boost the sector at the grassroot level.