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Onikeku Extols Minister For Inclusion Of U-20 Athletes In Adopt-an- Athlete Initiative

joel ajayi  Technical Director of Athletics Federation. of Nigeria, Samuel Onikeku has commended the Minister of Youth and Sports  decision to include some of the athletes that did well at world Under- 20 Athletics Championship in Kenya in adopt-an-athlete Initiative.

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Paris Olympics 2024: Nigeria Will Train More Athletes – Onikeku

Joel Ajayi  Technical Director, Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Samuel Onikeku on Thursday said that Nigeria would raise more athletes ahead of the 2024 Olympics in Paris. Onikeku told journalists in Abuja that continuous competition would help the federation to

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Our Priority Is To Rebuild A New Generation Of Athletes – Minister

Joel Ajayi The Minister of Youth and Sports Development Mr. Sunday Dare has assured that the Ministry is rebuilding a new generation of athletes who will soon rule the world of athletics. Speaking at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International airport, Abuja

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Nigeria Can Produce Athletes Better Than Usain Bolt If… – Rosa Collins

Joel Ajayi The Second Vice President of Athletic Federation of Nigeria, Rosa Collins, has revealed that if there is unity among those who find themselves in the corridor of sports, Nigeria can produce Athletes that are better than Usain Bolt.

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Our Aims Is For Athletics To Retain Its Lost Glory – Onikeku

Joel Ajayi The newly elected representative of Military and Para-military (institutional sports) into the board of Athletics Federation of Nigeria, Samuel Onikeku expressed that the Board’s desire is to help the country’s Athletics retain its lost glory. The elated Nigeria

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Sports Minister Pledges Support To Olympics-bound Gymnast

Joel Ajayi The Honorable Minister of Youth and Sports Development Mr. Sunday Dare has pledged to  give all necessary  support to the first Nigerian  to qualify for Gymnastics at the Olympics Eke Uche by taking over his preparations for Tokyo

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Olympics, Paralympics Camps Open In Abuja, Lagos, Port Harcourt, Bayelsa

By Joel Ajayi Towards Team Nigeria achieving podium success  at the Olympics and  Paralympics  games in Japan, the Ministry  of Youth and Sports has finalized arrangements for the camping of home-based athletes. According  to the schedule for the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics,

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Delta Governor, Okowa Adopts Six Athletes

BY JOEL AJAYI Nigeria’s 2020 Tokyo Olympics Games build-up  has been  given  a major boost by Delta State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, who has adopted six athletes to fund their preparations. Those adopted by the Governor include Favour Ofili, Blessing

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Minister Warns Athletes: No National Trials, No Olympics

joel ajayi The  Minister of Youth and Sports  Development Mr Sunday Dare  has affirmed that Nigeria  can only  assemble the best  Athletes in an Open National trial where everyone  will be given equal opportunity to qualify for the Olympics. “Don’t

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Sports Minister Sees Off Nigeria Relay Team to USA, As 16 athletes Jet Out

Joel Ajayi Nigeria’s preparations for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics has hit top gear as 16 Athletes departed the Murtala  Mohammed  International  Airport on Thursday  for Texas where they will  take part in relay Qualifiers.  The Sixteen athletes and coaches decked in

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