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CAA AFRICAN JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP: Team Nigeria Begin Title Defence

-As Competition Begins In Addis Ababa The chase has begun for Team Nigeria to defend the CAA Africa junior athletics championship title it won in Mauritius in 2013 during the 11th edition. Though with actions at the 12th edition starting Thursday, March 5th to 8th, Team Nigeria will be face with known rivalry in Teams South Africa, Egypt, Kenya and ...

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AFN Set Standard For Athletes

-Ahead Of All Nigeria/CRS Championship The Athletics Federation of Nigeria has put forward measures for the senior athletes aiming to compete in the 2015 All Nigeria/ CRS Athletics Championship holding in Calabar in July which will also serves a trials for athletes hoping to represent then Country in the 2015 IAAF World athletics Championships taking place in Beijing, China in ...

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Nigeria’s Odogwu Retains Africa Seat

It was a plus for Nigeria and track and field sport as former President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) and Vice President of the Confederation of African Athletics (CAA), Violet Odogwu-Nwajei on Tuesday 3rd March 2015 got re-elected as the Vice President of CAA in Addis Ababa. Odogwu-Nwajei, a former athlete, had the following podium finishes at major ...

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AFN Reschedule First All-Comers Meet

-Cancel National Over-Distance In Sapele The Athletics Federation of Nigeria has concealed its earlier scheduled National Over-Distance Competition scheduled to hold in Sapele, Delta State on the 14th March. Technical Director‎ of the federation, Navy Commodore Omatseye Nesiama who briefed SportsDay on the shift, said the AFN 1st All-Comers Competition for 2015 is now scheduled to take place on 14th ...

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