Edo 2020 organisers to test-run facilities with athletics meet Saturday
As the countdown to the 20th National Sports Festival in Benin City hits the homestretch, organizers of the Edo 2020 have scheduled a track and field meet to test run the facilities at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium this weekend.
Ebewele wants Alozie in AFN’s camp for Tokyo Olympics
To give Nigerian athletes the technical boost they need to excel at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, Technical Director of Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Brown Ebewele wants former 100m hurdles champion
AFN rejects NOC’s panel, insists on probe of suspended president
A board member of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Brown Ebewele has said that the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) lacks the power to set up a committee to look into a perceived crisis in the federation.
AFN crisis deepens as Gusau’s faction suspends George, declares independence
The lingering crisis in the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) was heightened yesterday in Awka, Anambra State, where the faction loyal to the embattled president of the federation
Don’t bank on Okagbare, Oduduru for medals, Ebewele tells Nigerians
As Nigerians look forward to the IAAF World Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar, a board member of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Brown Ebewele...
AFN board member Rosa Collins breaks silence on ‘missing’ IAAF $130,000
A board member of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Rosa Collins has accused the sports ministry of trying to block investigations into how the $130,000 erroneously sent to Nigeria by World Athletics governing body, IAAF two years ago was spent.
We can’t have two presidents in AFN, board members tell Gusau
The crisis rocking the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) may not be over soon following a declaration by some of the board members yesterday that they will resist every move by the suspended President, Ibrahim Gusau to scuttle the job of the probe panel looking into his alleged involvement in the IAAF’s ‘missing’ $135, 000.…
AFN president, Gusau impeached over IAAF’s ‘missing’ $135, 000
The President of Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Ibrahim Gusau paid the big prize yesterday, as he was impeached by the board following his alleged role in the ‘missing’ $135, 000 erroneously paid to the country two years ago by world athletics body, IAAF.