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AFN hosts All-Comers with a difference – Akawo

AFN Nigeria all-comers championships

*We are launching a big project this weekend By Oluwole Francis Hon Ibrahim Shehu-Gusau, Presidet of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) is silently turning the field around. Things seems are looking up real good for the sport of athletics. He has had the loudest infantile noise in this term …

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AFN holds Congress today in Abuja Thursday

Hon Ibrahim Gusau AFN President...holds Congress in Abuja

*We have our focus on heights of glory *Show me the crisis here, they are on newspaper pages By Oluwole Francis President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Hon Ibrahim Gusau, is striding with absolute confidence to lead the nation’s largest sport to a destination that is primed to …

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AFN holds Congress in Abuja Thursday

Hon Ibrahim Gusau AFN President...holding Congress in Abuja

*To ratify new Constitution, unveil new logo *As Okon, Ebewele plans illegal Congress too By Olajide Fashikun Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) will be holding her first Congress in the life of the current administration in Abuja where they are expected to come up with a new Constitution and logo …

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AFN: Ondo State gets Southwest centre

Governor Akeredolu with his AFN guests

*As Gov Akeredolu restates commitment *MOU with AFN to be signed in Abuja for project to commence By Oluwole Francis Governor Olurotimi Akeredolu has restated his government’s commitment to develop the avalanche of sporting potentials in Ondo State. We are interested in making the youths in the state productively engaged. …

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Akeredolu throws weight behind AFN centre in Ondo

Governor Akeredolu listening to Ibrahim Gusau, President of AFN

*As Gusau leads delegation to conclude arrangements *Your business model unique – Hon Agboola Ajayi By Oluwole Francis Ondo State governor, Arakunrin Olurotimi Akeredolu, has promised to give every necessary support to enable her citizens acquire sports trainings that can make them rule the world in the nearest future including …

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Athletics: Dalung commends new plans to greatness

Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) team visiting sports minister, Solomon Dalung

*I’m thirsty for results of your plans *Go back to the point of leadership of Nigerian sports By Oluwole Francis Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Barrister Solomon Dalung, told the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) “I am in a hurry to start seeing results of your activities. You are …

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AFN releases standards for int’l championships

AIG Sani Mohammed and Ibrahim Gusau...AFN drops new standards

*No event will suffer neglect with the new plans – Adeleye Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) has released three different standards for international championships against the next season which will guide the choice of athletes to represent the nation. The standards which were released from Abuja on Wednesday has also …

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Golden League: AFN provides improved welfare

Nigerian athletes, AFN

*Accommodation, transport, feeding allowance *Season’s calendar released by AFN By Oluwole Francis It is certainly a new dawn for not just the athletes but coaches in the nation’s largest sport, Athletics, if what www.gongnews.net scooped from authoritative sources close to the sport. The Golden League will enjoy double boost this …

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Athletics: Naming and shaming the evils. Part 3

Leaking Parallax, Olajide Fashikun...Maina, Buhari

*Exorcism starts from the day evil source is known On Saturday, 16th February, 2013 I published a material on athletics titled: Chukwuemeka life ban: conspiracies, truth and the untold sides of mafioso”. Please read the material first before we deduce our posers again. “You will never know, read and continue …

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Athletics: Naming and shaming the evils. Part 2

Leaking Parallax, Olajide Fashikun...Maina, Buhari

*Exorcism starts from the day evil source is known This piece was published on Thursday 27th October 2011. It title then was: “scandals of sexual nature in Nigerian athletics.” Enjoy the full piece verbatim as published. “A female long jump champion was beaten by her boyfriend in Algeria during the …

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