October, 10 2021.
The sixth edition of National Youth Games in Ilorin will kick start on Wednesday, as the Honourable Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr Sunday Dare alongside the Permanent Secretary will declare the event open.
Youths in 37 Sports will actually be jostling for medals. The King of Sports, Football, is not left out as Basketball, Volleyball, Badminton,Gymnastics, Hockey, Judo, Swimming, all these sports rightly mentioned and host of others will be interesting to watch out for. There will be moments of intrigues, excitement, artistry and as well a moment where new talents will be discovered. As Odunayo Adekuroye was discovered in the first edition of National Youth Games.
It could be recalled that Odunayo Adekoroye is now an Olympian, having represented the country in a wrestling event, in the last concluded Olympics.
We await how this 6th edition will produce more talents for different Sporting Federations.