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Asaba stadium shall be ready for CAA championship – Okowa

Okowa assuring Gusau at Asaba township stadium

*50 nations, 15,000 athletes, 48 events scheduled – Akawo Delta State government has assured of the timely completion of the Asaba township stadium ahead of the 30th July to 5th August Confederation of Africa Athletics (CAA) championships to be hosted by the State. According to a statement signed by Amanzi …

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Ebewele, George, Okon boycott AFN meeting

AFN board with the consultants...Ebewele, George, Okon boycott

*Sponsorship consultants paint bright future As expected the troublesome troika of Nigerian athletics led by the Vice president, Olamide George with the duo of Messrs Brown Ebewele and Gabriel Okon boycotted the meeting of the board Wednesday. The meeting presided over by the President, Hon Ibrahim Gusau, read out the …

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Gusau, Binga back in athletics, taekwondo saddles

Margaret Binga President of Taekwondo and Ibrahim Gusau President of Athletics Federation of Nigeria

*Inauguration of Boards at 2:00pm Friday *We told you first and it came to pass By Olayinka Elebute, Oluwole Francis Alhaji Ibrahim Gusau’s election as President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) and that of Mr. Patrick Estate Onyedum’s election as South East representative were upheld by the Harmonisation …

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Sabotage: How Sports ministry officials destroyed Nigerian athletics

Nigerian athletics...sabotage everywhere

*Nigeria to miss Bahamas after missing Kenya, Algeria *All of these on the anvil of election politics By Olajide Fashikun It is very sad but true that Nigeria has amassed the highest disgrace possible in athletics by missing two and will be adding the third event in the wake of …

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Athletics: Corruption must have informed Appeals committee decision – Olu Sule

Delegates at the Athletics Federation elections...re-run set now

*This injustice can only help kill our sport Former Nigerian long jumper and now an athletics coach, Olu Sule has bared his mind on the decisions of the Sports federation appeals/petitions committee which he titled, “My question is……” on his facebook page. The former champion asked different questions, viz: “why …

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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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