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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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Ebewele’s Cairo nightmare

Reflections...Yesterday's sports events, people...Ebewele

*Nervous Onyali defeated by technology *Stunning Kenyans beat Nigeria in 4x100m Dateline: Friday 23rd August 1985. As a professional handball player in Cairo playing for the great Zamalek SC, having cut my teeth with the Nigerian Herald in Ilorin since 1983, I started freelancing for Daily Times before I got …

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Rosa Collins, Solomon Ogba boycott inauguration of AFN

AFN Board members without Solomon Ogba and Rosa Collins

*Gadzama, Ebewele reconciles with board *Heavy security around stadium *Minister annuls Gymnastics election again By Olayinka Elebute, Oluwole Francis On Friday in Abuja, two key players in the newly inaugurated Board of Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Rosa Collins and immediate past President, Solomon Ogba, were conspicuously missing during the …

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Tension in north west over sack of AFN’s Ibrahim Gusau

Hamid Adio replaced and Ibrahim Gusau sacked

*Charles Eyo gets quit notice *Ogba, Ebewele fingered in the debacle By Olajide Fashikun With the decision of the Petition/Appeals committee to sack Hon Ibrahim Gusau as the elected President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), there is heavy tension in the zone leading to the search and threats …

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Brown Ebewele, Rosa Collins return to AFN board

Brown Ebewele and Rosa Collins

*Gloria Obajimi, Gad Onumaegbu sent out of AFN By Oluwole Francis Former technical director of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Brown Ebewele and former African triple jump champion, Rosa Collins, have regained their positions on the board. The petitions and appeals committee set up by the sports ministry to look …

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IAAF congratulates ‘sacked’ Gusau as AFN President

Hon Ibrahim Gusau...new vision for athletics

*Will IAAF congratulate him after another round of election? As usual, Nigeria will always play the fool in the sand. The world will wonder what kind of human beings are we. Hours after the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) president-elect, Ibrahim Gusau, has been congratulated by the International Association of …

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Athletics stakeholders pummels Solomon Ogba for rot in sport

Solomon Ogba AFN President...pummeled by new permutations

*Agree massive failure in eight years *Former athlete may lead new administration By Olajide Fashikun Athletics stakeholders have roundly pummeled the Solomon Ogba administration with the passage of a vote of no confidence amongst other decisions passed at the one-day conference to chart the future of the sport. The meeting, …

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