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NOC Wades Into AFN Crisis, Set Up Committee

The board of the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) has waded into the crisis rocking the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) by setting up a four-man investigative panel to mediate in the crisis. This was part of the decisions reached at its board meeting held yesterday ahead of their Annual General …

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CDF Annual Boxing Competition To Kickoff Dec 14

Founder of Child Dignity Foundation, Mrs Amaka Awogu has announced Saturday, 14th of December as date for the 7th edition of its annual boxing competition for kids within Lagos state. The event will hold at the Brai Ayonote boxing gymnasium inside the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos state by 10 am …

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Arsenal Ends Winless Run over West Ham

Arsenal came from behind to end their nine-match winless streak as Freddie Ljungberg enjoyed his first victory as interim manager at the expense of his former club West Ham. Eighteen-year-old Gabriel Martinelli marked his full Premier League debut by side-footing an equaliser which cancelled out Angelo Ogbonna’s deflected first-half opener …

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Anthony Joshua Declares War on Oleksandr Usyk

World heavyweight champion, Anthony Joshua insists he is ready to “rock and roll” with Oleksandr Usyk, if a WBO title defence is enforced next after his points win over Andy Ruiz Jr. Britain’s heavyweight star regained the WBO, WBA ‘super’ and IBF titles in Saudi Arabia on Saturday night, and …

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Gusau Reveals Reasons For AFN Autonomy 

By @vjwale The embattled president of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Ibrahim Shehu Gusau has revealed the reason behind his led federation’s autonomy bid from the sports ministry.  The AFN president while speaking during a press conference in Lagos yesterday revealed that, the autonomy of the AFN is in …

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Sunday Adeleye Set To Resign As AFN Technical Director

The current Athletes Representative on the board of Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) Sunday Adeleye is set to resign his position as Technical Director.  The Extraordinary General Congress of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) will hold on 4th December, 2019 in Akwa, Anambra state. Multiple sources informed www.aclsports.com that …

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