Nigeria’s contingents depart from March 18th for Commonwealth Games

The Federal Ministry of Youths and Sports has announced that Nigeria’s contingent to the 21st Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia would start departing on March 18th.

Special Assistant on Media to Minister of Youths and Sports, Nneka Ikem-Anibeze said an advance team made up of officials of the ministry would leave on March 18th to attend the Delegates’ Registration Meeting due to hold on  March 22nd.

The Spokesperson said the Games Village would be opened officially on March 25th, while team officials would be allowed to check their athletes’ rooms five days earlier before the event.