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Okagbare In Most Influential List

-Named Among Nigeria’s Best 100 Women Africa’s queen of track Blessing Okagbare has been named among the 100 Most Influential Women in Nigeria by 360nobs.com. Okagbare’s global standing in athletics, has led to her being recognized in several quarters for her achievement and respectable standing in her home country Nigeria and the African Continent. Firstly, it was African Sports Monthly Magazine ...

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Nigeria Wins Africa Junior Athletics

-Hook 12 Gold, 8 Silver, 7 Bronze -Male, Female Relay Teams Shine Nigeria’s dominance in athletics on the African continent has again been proven as the country’s contingent to the 12th edition of the Africa Junior Athletics Championships which ended Sunday in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, finished tops in the four-day event. The Nigerian team, led by Ese Brume and Divine ...

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-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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