Breaking News: *Okowa emerges AFN President*
Breaking News: Okowa emerges AFN President
Chief Tonobok Okowa Of Delta State has emerged the new President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) at the authentic Elective Congress of the Federation that has just ended at the Moshood Abiola National Stadium Abuja where the headquarters of the AFN is located.
The congress was attended by 35 chairmen of state AFN, who have gathered in Abuja since Saturday for the congress and elections.
The election held after the Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development earlier in the day invoked section 10.4 of the 2017 AFN Constitution and dissolved it’s Board citing the expiration of its term.
The Nigeria Olympics Committee (NOC), the Ministry’s representatives and Nigeria’s ambassador designate to South Africa amongst others were observers during the election.