DR. EKE KINGDOM CHUKWUDI
DIRECTOR/CEO
 

The National Institute for Sports (NIS) was conceptualized in 1972. It was formally established in 1974 by the Administration of then Head of State and Commander in-Chief of Armed Forces of Nigeria, Gen. Yakubu Gowon based on the need by the government to improve Nigeria’s performance in international sporting competition. The Law granting its autonomy, Decree 31 was promulgated on the 8th of July 1992. The National Institute for Sports is a research and training Institute. It is a Parastatal of the Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports.

MANDATES OF NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR SPORTS (NIS)

The NIS mandates as specified in the Decree – now an Act are as follows:
a) pursue the advancement of learning in specialized areas of sports development including management;
b) conduct specialized professional coaching courses and research at various levels of Sports

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OUR PRINCIPAL OFFICERS


registrar
MR. ADENEYE, M. A.
AG. REGISTRAR
bursar
MR. ICHADO REUBEN O.
BURSAR

ABOUT NIS

Established in 1972 and dedicated to higher performance in sports, the Institute has over the years produced over 15000 manpower in sports who have continued to place Nigeria on the podium in the global arena. Our graduands are predominantly engaged in service in National, State, Local Government, as well as in the sports clubs. A sizable number are in ECOWAS sub-region and other parts of Africa coaching and managing sports.

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