866 Athletes cleared to receive NSA/YEA SPORTS ALLOWANCE

The Committee set up by Management of the National Sports Authority to vet prospective sportsmen and women, eligible to benefit from the aforementioned sports allowance submitted its report to the Director General of the National Sports Authority.

Their report say The Director General has subsequently submitted the list to the Youth Employment Agency (YEA) to process for payment of their monthly allowances and Eight hundred and eighty six (886) athletes have so far been cleared to qualify as beneficiaries.

The report added that a supplementary list of the remaining one hundred and fourteen (114) slots will be will be submitted later after prospective athletes who have some pending documentation issues have been cleared by the vetting committee.