Nigeria inaugurate 31 National Sport Federations.

Inauguration of all thirty- one National Sports Federations will take place today at the National Stadium Abuja.

The Arbitration and Harmonization Committee alongside the Nigeria Olympic Committee and the Ministry of Youth and Sports took crucial decision which also necessitated the delay of the bye elections.

In some major decisions taken, the Arbitration and Harmonization committee upheld elections in the Athletics Federation of Nigeria and the Weightlifting Federation.

Alhaji Ibrahim Gusau’s election as President of the federation was upheld and the North west zone where he emerged from while Patrick Estate Onyedum’s election as South East representative was also upheld.

His challenger, Christy Opara Asonze was dismissed because she had served a five year ban for drug use by WADA and was not eligible to contest as stipulated in the guidelines.



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