The inauguration of newly elected National Sports Federations boards will take place earlier than the formerly announced date.

A statement from an aide to the Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung indicates that the new boards will be inaugurated on Monday, July 10, 2017.

The inauguration, which will be presided over by the minister, will hold at the Main bowl of the Abuja National Stadium.

Some federations are already preparing for major competitions outside the country inckuding the Commonwealth Youth Games. 

Meanwhile, hearing of Petitions and Appeals arising from the National Elections continues on Thursday June 29 while a formal statement on findings, decisions and bye elections (if any) will be made public on Friday.