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.
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...
Call it a ‘tea party’ not AFN congress - Ebewele
For some Nigerians, athletics was almost the sole reason they paid attention to sporting activities. The sport had rescued the nation at many international competitions...
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’s participation fraudulent, says Ebewele
Former Technical Director of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Brown Ebewele has described Nigeria’s participation at the on-going London 2017 IAAF World Athletics Championship as fraudulent.
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.
Ebewele, Collins may return to AFN board as appeals committee submits report Friday
On her part, Rosa Collins, who was earlier elected on the platform of National Association of Women in Sports (NAWIS), had her name replaced with Gloria Obajimi on the day of the election.