Ex-athletes seek AFN president’s resignation over ‘poor’ performance
U.S. based former Nigerian hammer throw champion, Gabriel Opuana, and London-based Olympics medalist, Olusoji Fasuba have called on President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Ibrahim Gusau...
AFN boss, Gusau to challenge foreign-based athletes at Access Bank Lagos City Marathon
The President of Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Ibrahim Gusau has declared his readiness to give both local and foreign-based athletes a run for their money in tomorrow’s Access Bank Lagos City marathon.
Ibrahim Gusau moves to block ‘impeachment’ at AFN Congress
The president of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Ibrahim Gusau may have put in place strategic plans to counter ‘impeachment moves’ by some aggrieved board members in their congress holding tomorrow in Abuja.
We’re building Nigerian athletics from scratch, says AFN boss
President of Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Alhaji Ibrahim Gusau has declared that his administration would have to re-build the nation’s track and field from the scratch because “we have lost athletics.”
AFN crisis takes dangerous twist
While the AFN, the country’s second biggest sports federation, is still struggling for identity, Team England yesterday named 75 athletes as part of its contingent for next year’s Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia.
AFN crisis deepens as board gets two spokesmen
The crisis rocking the board of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) has shown no sign of abating following the emergence of two spokesmen on the board.
Protests trail Sports Ministry’s decision on federations’ re-run elections
The decision by the Sports Ministry to abort the re-run elections of some federations yesterday has not gone down well with some stakeholders in the sports fraternity.
Appeals committee nullifies AFN, weightlifting, other elections
Among the federations affected was the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), where the committee sacked Alhaji Ibrahim Gusau, who was elected AFN president on June 13.