Lagos - After years of suffering gradual deterioration, the
iconic National Stadium, Lagos is to be concessioned by the Federal Government,
KickOff Nigeria has reported.
A statement from the office of the Minister of Sports on
Sunday, said President Goodluck Jonathan has approved the concession of the
The last major event hosted in the stadium was the Africa
Cup of Nations in 2000 (won by Cameroon), and ever since, the facility has
continued to dilapidate.
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