By Mariah Olatunji
www.sportstalkafrica.com has exclusively gathered that nobody has indicated interest for the vacant post of the presidency of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria [AFN].
The immediate past president, Solomon Ogba walked away after the track and field athletes returned from 2016 Olympics without a medal.
Chief Ogba whose second term tenure expired on August had earlier said he is frustrated at the inability to get funds for athletes as promised.
The Evangelist complained that he spent his money and even had to borrow most of the time to sponsor athletes to international events.
The AFN boards of federation will be reconstituted in the first quarter of next year, between February and March
www.sportstalkafrica.com can also authorita
tively tell you that AFN Secretary General Olumide Bamiduro will be redeployed any time from now, from November to early December, 2016.
According to our source, the redeployment is part of government’s restructuring exercise to move the Nigeria’s sports forward.