Responsibilities

Lagos State Sports Commission

The Lagos State Sports Commission is saddled with several responsibilities such as encouraging participation in all forms of sports, assisting in the improvement of standard of performance in all forms of sports; encouraging amateurs and improving their performance; hold matches, competition or contests, between amateurs for the  physical well-being of inhabitants of the state; establish and maintain centers for the training of persons as instructor in, or organizers of any form of sports; facilitating and supporting sports development at the grassroots.

The Lagos State Sports Commission has the power to appoint and , or dismiss Chairman and Members of the Sports Associations, assist financially and otherwise any sports organization, club , schools and association or other body for the purpose of encouraging participation in all forms of sports among others.