Youth and Sports Affairs Minister, Ayman binTawfiq Al-Moayyad, has stressed that the initiatives of the Representative of HM the King for Charity Work and Youth Affairs and Chairman of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports, HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, have contributed to developing the youth and sports movement in the kingdom at all levels.
The minister was commenting on HH Shaikh Nasser’s directives to build 100 stadiums across Bahrain’s neighbourhoods.
Al-Moayyad stressed that HH Shaikh Nasser’s initiative is among the most advanced at the local and regional levels, noting that it reflects his recognition of the key role played by neighbourhoods’ stadiums in embracing Bahraini youth and enabling them to practice various sports activities.
He said that the Youth and Sports Affairs Ministry will cooperate with the relevant government departments in order to work as one team to implement HH Shaikh Nasser’s initiative, adding that it has already formed a team to follow up on the progress of the initiative.
He also highlighted the Ministry’s keenness to involve the private sector in implementing the initiative.
It is to be noted that HH Shaikh Nasser launched an initiative to set up 100 multi-purpose stadiums in Bahrain’s neighborhoods across the kingdom’s villages and towns.