Parliament Committee Meets Youth & Sports Directors [Archives:1998/09/Sports]

March 2 1998

The Parliament Committee for Youth and Education paid a visit, the first of its kind, to the Ministry of Youth and Sports last Thursday. The Committee met with the directors in the presence of the Minister of Youth and Sports.
Mr. Khidhr Al-Azzani, MP and former basketball player, said during the meeting that the purpose is to find out the conditions and problems of sports activities so that solutions may be found.
Mr. Mohammed Al-Ahjuri, Assistant Deputy Minister for Sports, explained that after establishing the Youth Fund, the problems of sports activities decreased. From the Youth and Education Committee, the MPs Khidhr Al-Azzani, Mohammed Al-Moqdad, Ibraheem Al-Soofi and Mohammed Najeeb Seif participated in the meeting.
Yemen Times hopes that such meetings between parliamentarians and the Ministry of Youth and Sports officials will lead to positive results that can improve sports activities in Yemen.