Nigerian Bobsled team set to entertain fans, holds trial at National Stadium, Lagos
For the first time in history, Nigerian fans will see the Bobsled team in action tomorrow at the National Stadium, Lagos.
Oduduru will run faster time at Tokyo Olympics, says Ogba
Former President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Solomon Ogba, has described as ‘heart warming’ the 20.38 seconds race by Divine Oduduru at Istvan Gyulai Memorial meeting in Budapest, Hungary.
Expect improved relay teams at Lagos Invitational, Ogba tells Nigerians
Former President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Solomon Ogba, has promised that Team Nigeria’s relay teams at the Lagos Invitational, tomorrow, would be different from the one that participated in the National Trials..
Team Nigeria’s U.S. tour is not a waste, says Ogba
Former President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Chief Solomon Ogba, says the nation’s athletes’ tour of United States ahead of the Tokyo Olympics is not a waste.
Ogba, Anugweje advocate peace in AFN as more stakeholders dump Gusau
The crisis rocking the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) may have finally come to an end following a decision by the stakeholders to end their romance with former president...
Sports ministry replaces Solomon Ogba in AFN board
The sports ministry yesterday confirmed the nomination of Ahmed Ahidjo Isa Kaita as replacement for Solomon Ogba, who resigned from the board of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) in December last year.
Fresh N850m controversy hits AFN as Ogba explains $150,000 IAAF grant
While athletics stakeholders were still trying to come to terms with the allegations and counter-allegations over a $150, 000 grant given to the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) by the world governing body, World Athletics Championships ahead of the 2018...
Solomon Ogba resigns from AFN board
The Chairman of the Delta State Athletics Association Solomon Ogba has resigned from the present board of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN). Media adviser to the two-time former AFN President, Olukayode Thomas confirmed Ogba's resignation on Monday. Thomas said Ogba chose to throw in the towel due to the undue interference in the activities…
‘Awoture Eleyae Athletics Championship will produce more stars for Nigeria’
Organisers of the Dr. Awoture Eleyae U-15/Open Athletics Championship are looking forward to an elaborate event this year, with over 400 young...
Asaba 2018: A great sports spectacle in the end
This past week, Nigeria was in the news all over Africa. In the capital city of Delta State, a continental sports event was held - the 21st Senior Athletics African Championship tagged Asaba 2018.The event was organized by the Nigeria Athletics Federation, AFN, in conjunction with a Local Organising Committee....
Test event affirms Asaba is ready for African Championship, says Solomon Ogba
The Chairman of the Local Organising Committee for the 21st African Senior Athletics Championship, Chief Solomon Ogba has expressed delight at the success recorded at Wednesday’s African tour event. Ogba stated that the success at the test event is a pointer to the fact that CAA Asaba 2018 will even be more successful. In a…