The Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung, says his ministry will do everything possible to restore the confidence of corporate bodies and multinationals on sports sponsorship.
Dalung, made the assertion in a statement by his Special Assistant on Media, Nneka Anibeze..
The statement said there was need to correct the misgivings on sports sponsorship funds to sports federations and other sports organisations.
The minister, who made the promise when he visited the Chief Executive of Total Upstream Nigeria Companies, Nicolas Terraz, said the ministry was embarking on some major reforms.
Dalung noted that the ministry would work with corporate sponsors to supervise and monitor all sports sponsorship funds and grants to ensure they were used for the purpose.
The minister thanked the Total Group for the fifteen million dollars invested in African youths through the Confederation of African Football CAF over eight years.