Prime Minister meets sports officials in Dar

17Feb 2016
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Prime Minister meets sports officials in Dar

PRIME Minister Majaliwa Kassim Majaliwa is expected to meet officials of various sports bodies at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam today.

PRIME Minister Majaliwa Kassim Majaliwa

This will be the first meeting between the two parties ever since the Premier was appointed to hold the post last year.

The needing is expected to start at 10:00 this morning according to chairman of the National Sports council, Dioniz Malinzi. Malinzi said the meeting’s agenda among others is to discuss challenges faced by sports development in the country.

Other hot issues expected to prevail during the meeting include preparations of athletes who are lined up to feature in the Rio Olympics later in August.

The NSC secretary general Henry Lihaya said a total of 34 sports associations have their respective officials confirmed to attend the meeting. Lihaya said all participants will be given opportunities to express their views before the premier.