AFN board member Ebewele in car crash, battles for survival
Doctors in a private hospital in Benin City, Edo State are battling to save the limbs of Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) board member, Brown Ebewele, who was involved in a car crash along the Lagos-Benin Expressway. Ebewele was in Lagos for the recent investiture ceremony of the Nigeria Olympics Committee (NOC), and was on…
Edo athletes weep as team misses National Youth Games again
For the fourth time in a row, Edo State young athletes are not taking part in the National Youth Games, which fourth edition began yesterday in Ilorin. The opening ceremony of the Games, which provides a level playing field for young athletes ...
Ebewele thwarts officials’ plan to boycott athletics championships in Asaba
A member of the board of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Brown Ebewele, may have preserved the country’s pride by halting an alleged move by some officials of the federation to boycott the ongoing 2018 African Senior Athletics Championships in Asaba.
Stop ‘harassing’ AFN board members, Ebewele tells Dalung
A board member of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Brown Ebewele has told the Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung to stop ‘harassing’ board members of the federation with suspension and probe panels.
AFN going for ‘jamboree’ at Commonwealth Games, says Ebewele
A board member of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Brown Ebewele has predicted that his federation would only make up the numbers...
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 and its endless crises
The board of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) was inaugurated same time alongside other sports federations in Abuja.
Ebewele plots Gusau’s fall in AFN bye-election
Brown Ebewele has began what has been termed an underground campaign in his bid to wrestle the federation’s presidency from Alhaji Ibraham Gusau in the bye election slated for Friday in Abuja.
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.