The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare has set up a committee to resolve the leadership crisis rocking the National Youth Council of Nigeria, NYCN.

According to a statement by the ministry’s spokesperson Blessing Lere-Adams, this is in line with the promise made by Dare on assumption of duty.

It would be recalled that Dare had promised to convene a meeting of critical stakeholders in youth development when he assumed office.

The Minister made a commitment to hold crucial and confrontational deliberations that will lead to the resolution of the NYCN crisis.

The statement quoted the minister as saying that he expects the committee to be neutral, thorough and objective.

According to the statement, the committee’s term of reference, is to arrive at a desirable option out of the three thrown up at the meeting.