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Who We Are

The Commission was created to develop and administer sports in the State. It was formerly known as Edo State Sports Council. It became the Edo State Sports Commission through an act dated 18th August, 2021.

Edo State Sports Commission

Welcome to the Edo State Sports Commission!

Passion, Performance, and Progress define our mission at the Edo State Sports Commission. We’re dedicated to cultivating a vibrant sports culture within Edo State, where athletes of all levels can excel, spectators can relish thrilling moments, and our community can come together to celebrate the spirit of sportsmanship.

The Commission was created to develop and administer sports in the State. It was formerly known as Edo State Sports Council. It became the Edo State Sports Commission through an act dated 18th August, 2021. It has a 7-man board which was inaugurated on the 11th of March, 2022. The administrative headquarters is located at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, Benin City. There are 34 sports associations operating under the commission.

Vision

To position Edo State as the foremost sporting destination in Nigeria.”

Mission

“To attain excellence and positively impact the lives of Edo people through Sports participation, development and business”
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Godwin Obaseki

Executive Governor, Edo State

Rt. Hon. Philip Shaibu

Deputy Governor, Edo State

Commissioner's Name

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kEY pROJECTS

Discover our impactful initiatives that are shaping the future of sports in Edo State. From nurturing young talent to enhancing infrastructure, we’re committed to driving excellence, inclusivity, and community engagement through our key projects. Join us on this exciting journey of transformation and empowerment.

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