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Edo 2021 is the 20th National Sports Festival in Nigeria.The Sports Festival is a biennial Sports Event normally organized by the National Sports Ministry and sponsored by the Federal Government where all the 36 States in Nigeria with the Federal Capital Territory will converge in the hosting with their best athletes.
Nigeria Powerlifting Federation President and US-based World Natural Strongman , Amos Erepadei Sunday a.k.a Sunny Power has moved to his Home town Yenagoa in Bayelsa State to meet with the Governor to discuss the tournament on his name and appreciate the Sports -Loving people who supported him in his career. The
Following a good outing by Nigerian athletes at the recently held 2021 African Championship -Track in Cairo, Egypt where for the first time Nigeria won gold medals in the elite categories as team Nigeria cyclist defeated strong opponents such as South Africa and Egypt that have good record of performance
The Senate of the University of Benin (UNiBEN) has authorised the students to Vacate it's residential halls from April 1 because of the National Sports Festival otherwise known as Edo 2021. The University hall of residence have been earmarked to be used by contingents coming for the festival holding in Benin from April 2 to April 24.￼ The public relations officer, Dr. Benedicta Ehanire made the statement on Wednesday. She added that the management of University of Benin has equally provided holding facilities