Sports Minister, Dalung, inspects medical equipment at the Abuja National Stadium

Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Solomon Dalung has promised to e sure that the moribund High-Performance Center (HPC) is fully equipped and made functional this year.

He said this while inspecting the Mobile Dart Evolution X-ray machine – a state of the art mobile digital x-ray machine recently purchased at the Package B, National Stadium in Abuja.

“The two equipment we have acquired today are parts of effort to introduce sports science athletes to improve their performance.”

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“So in this year budget we include fund we will use to purchase this equipment and more are coming this year.”

“We are still working to locate the clinic into a permanent place and equipped it.

“Its embarrassing that when we are preparing for international competition and we are still using equipment, we used when we are young, its quite embarrassing we are trying to overcome this challenges, that is why we acquired this equipment, ” he concluded.

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