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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 suspended Shehu Gusau, as its president. The board approved Gusau’s

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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 is coming less than two months after Sunday Dare, minister

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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 Offences Commission (ICPC). The agency arrested Akawu for allegedly misappropriating $130,000

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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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Asaba 2018: Enekwechi wins gold as Udo-Gabriel settles for bronze

  Asaba 2018: Enekwechi wins gold as Udo-Gabriel settles for bronze

Chukwuebuka Enekwechi has won the men’s shot put event at the ongoing Africa Athletics Championship. The Commonwealth silver medalist produced

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Asaba 2018: Udo-Gabriel, Ntia-Obong, Ogunlewe qualify for 100m final

  Asaba 2018: Udo-Gabriel, Ntia-Obong, Ogunlewe qualify for 100m final

Nigeria’s Joy Udo-Gabriel ran 11.68 seconds to qualify for the women’s 100m final of the African Athletics Championship in Asaba,

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Okpekpe road race is an economy booster, says Dalung

Solomon Dalung, minister of youth and sports has described the 6th Okpekpe 10km Road race held in Edo State on

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