OYDC has New Centre Director and Board of Trustees. Mr Fredrick Mulenga Chitangala is the new Olympic Youth Development Centre Director effective April 9th, 2018. This was in a press statement released on Saturday 7th April.
The NOCZ has also announced the OYDC Board of Trustees to be chaired by Investrust Bank
Managing Director Mr. Simangolwa Shakalima who will be joined by representatives from the
Ministry of Youth, Sport and Child Development and Ministry of Community Development and
Mr. Chitangala who takes over from Mr. Clement Chileshe, brings with him over sixteen years
(16) of work experience in project management, communication, sound financial management
from various work sectors both local and international
The OYDC was established to provide sport and community development opportunities for young people and under-served segments of the population from the surrounding communities. It is based on beliefs and experiences that sport and its related facets, when harnessed well in an enabling environment, has the power to bring hope and development. A high quality sport environment provides, motivates and breeds high quality athletes and sports leaders.