Following the International Olympic Committee (IOC) mandate, Senegal will host the 2022 Youth Olympic Games
Although, Botswana, Nigeria, Tunisia and Senegal all tabled their proposals, for the competiton
However, Senegal simply had the most exciting prospects.
According to the Executive Board of the IOC believes “Senegal offers a strong project and the greatest opportunities at this moment in time”.
Senegal plans to take the Youth Olympic Games across three locations in the country: the capital city of Dakar, the new city of Diamniadio and the coastal resort of Saly.