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.
Stakeholders move to avert ‘danger’ at AFN Congress
Nigerian athletes, particularly the younger ones, have witnessed repeated heartbreaks, elicited by lack of vision and state of unpreparedness by the nation in the last six months.
U.S.-based Egwim fires back at ‘incompetent’ Nigerian coaches
United States-based Nigerian athlete and member of the Women’s 4x400m relay team at the London 2017 IAAF World Athletics Championship, Emerald Egwim has broken her silence on issues concerning her non-participation in the final of the event.
AFN and its endless crises
The board of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) was inaugurated same time alongside other sports federations in Abuja.
Nigeria has wasted a generation of athletes, Solomon Ogba laments
Immediate past president of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Chief Solomon Ogba is sad over the failure of the country to send a team of junior athletes to both the 2017 CAA African Junior Championships in Algeria and the 10th IAAF World U-18 Championships in Kenya.
Anxiety grips candidates as appeals committee presents verdicts today
Anxiety has gripped most of the candidates that protested the conduct and outcome of the June 13 federations’ elections in Abuja, as the appeals committee set up by the sports ministry...
Bribery allegation shocks Sports Appeals Committee
The President of Nigeria Weightlifting Federation, Mohammed Yahaya has advised members of the Appeals Committee (set up by the Sports Ministry to consider and...
AFN takes Daniel K. Olukoya Youth Athletics and Junior Championships to Port Harcourt
The seventh Daniel Olukoya Youth and Junior Championships will hold at the High-Performance Center, Port Harcourt on Saturday, April 8, 2017, the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) has said.
AFN split over ex-minister’s performance
What appears a major division among top hierarchy of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) may be playing out, if declarations by President of the federation, Solomon Ogba, and its spokesman ...