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Chidi Imoh: AFN responsible for Nigeria’s downfall at Olympics

    Chidi Imoh: AFN responsible for Nigeria’s downfall at Olympics

Chidi Imoh, Nigeria’s former sprinter, says the country’s athletes performed well at the just-concluded Olympics in Tokyo. Speaking with TheCable, Imoh, who is a 4x100m relay Olympic silver medalist, said

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Puma to sue AFN over ‘breach of contract’

    Puma to sue AFN over ‘breach of contract’

Sunday Adeleye, the technical director of the factional Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) board, says Puma, the German sportswear company, will sue the body to court for alleged breach of

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We’re not responsible for athletes disqualification at Tokyo Olympics, says Gusau-led AFN faction

    We’re not responsible for athletes disqualification at Tokyo Olympics, says Gusau-led AFN faction

Ibrahim Gusau, the factional president of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), says his board is not responsible for the disqualification of 10 Nigerian athletes at the ongoing Tokyo Olympics. 

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Adegoke, Arowolo, Udo-Gabriel set for AFN all-comers in Akure

    Adegoke, Arowolo, Udo-Gabriel set for AFN all-comers in Akure

Enoch Adegoke and Joy Udo-Gabriel, Nigeria’s fastest home-based athletes over the 100m in 2019, will seek to extend their dominance of the event in the local circuit in Akure where

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AFN board suspends Shehu Gusau as president

  AFN board suspends Shehu Gusau as president

The crisis rocking the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) took a new turn on Tuesday, after a seven-man board unanimously

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$150,000 ‘unaccounted for’ as another financial scandal rocks AFN

  $150,000 ‘unaccounted for’ as another financial scandal rocks AFN

The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) is enmeshed in another $150,000 scandal as grant received from the World Athletics. This

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ICPC arrests AFN secretary-general over ‘$130,000 fraud’

  ICPC arrests AFN secretary-general over ‘$130,000 fraud’

Amaechi Akawu, secretary-general of Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), has been arrested by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related

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Sports minister approves refund of $65,000 wrongly paid to AFN (updated)

  Sports minister approves refund of $65,000 wrongly paid to AFN (updated)

Sunday Dare, minister of sports, has approved the release of the money International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) wrongly paid

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Oduduru breaks multiple records to become second fastest African athlete ever

  Oduduru breaks multiple records to become second fastest African athlete ever

The Nigerian athlete Divine Oduduru has won his first NCAA 100m title clocking 9.86 seconds to become second African runner

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Oduduru breaks Nigeria’s 13-year jinx, finishes 100m in 9.95 seconds

  Oduduru breaks Nigeria’s 13-year jinx, finishes 100m in 9.95 seconds

Divine Oduduru has broken Nigeria’s thirteen years sub 10 seconds jinx in the 100 meters race. Oduduru broke his personal

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