President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the immediate release of funds meant to prosecute the coming Rio Olympic Games. President Buhari gave the directives while receiving athletes billed to compete at the global sporting event at Aso Rock Villa. President Muhammadu Buhari, his Vice and other government functionaries taking group photograph with athletes expected to fly the flag of Nigeria at the Rio Olympic Games.
The sporting event will be staged between 5th and 21th of August in Rio degenrio. Addressing the 86 Athletes that will represent the nation in nine events, President Buhari directed immediate release of funds meant for the games. He also warns the athletes against act that could dent the image of the nation.