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Nigerian Sports Award (NSA) is an award to recognize and celebrate outstanding performances by our sports men & women.
The NSA will be presented to such sports personalities, whose performances shone brightest at local & international level in the course of the year.
Nominations for the award is open to the general public every year.
The main objectives of the award is motivation and social recognition of a sports person. The award is given yearly.
Another objective of this award is to give social status and greater dignity to deserving sportsmen and women in the society.
This award will work to develop sports culture throughout the nation.
Organizers Set for Anniversary Edition of Nigerian Sports Award
Lagos, Nigeria. Monday March 29,2016. The organizers of the Nigerian Sports Award (NSA), Unmissable Incentives Limited is set to commence activities for the 5th Anniversary edition of the most prestigious sports award in Nigeria.
According to the Executive Director, Unmissable Incentives Limited, Mr. Kayode Idowu, the 2016 edition of the Nigerian Sports Award promises to be very exciting with series of activities line up to commemorate the fifth edition of the award.
Idowu noted that Nigerian Sports Award has built for itself a reputation of a credible and respectable award set up to recognize and reward outstanding performances by Nigerian Athletes.
‘’We are very excited and planning to ensure that the 5th edition of the Nigerian Sports Award which is an anniversary edition is better than the past four editions not only about the award night event but also in all aspects of the awards from nominations, participation and attendance by the nominees ’’ he said
Kayode Idowu stated that the Nigerian Sports Award is Nigeria’s number one Sports Award recognized by the Federal Ministry of Youth & Sports National Sports Commission (NSC), the Nigerian Olympic Committee (NOC), all Sports Federation and the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN).
Recounting the success of the 2015 edition of the award, Idowu revealed that the award was further given credence by the attendance of the Honourable Minister of Sport, Mr. Solomon Dalong, the Director General of the National Sports Commission, Alhassan Yakmut, Nigerian Football Federation President, Amaju Pinnick among others.
He commended Bet9ja- Nigeria’s leading sports betting company, Mudi International and other sponsors as well as partners like Mastersports International for their unflinching support for the award.
He then used the medium to call on well meaning sports loving individuals and corporate organizations to embrace the Nigerian Sports Award brand by supporting the award to encourage the organizers to reach for greater heights.
Kayode Idowu announced that the fifth edition of the Nigerian Sports Award would hold at the Convention Centre, Eko Hotels, Lagos on November 18, 2016 while the Press Conference to unveil the activities would be held in May.
Unmissable Incentives Limited together embarked on the creation of the Nigeria Sports Award brand, in a bid to reward Nigerian sports stars for their efforts in keeping the passion of sport alive in the hearts of millions of Nigerians; through their efforts in local and international sports events.
Nigerian Sports Award (NSA) is an award to recognize and celebrate outstanding performances by our sports men & women. The award is presented to such sports personalities, whose performances shone brightest at local & international level in the course of the year.
The maiden edition of the awards took place on Thursday, November 29th 2012, at Federal Palace hotel Victoria Island, Lagos.