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Solomon Ogba says US$150,000 was CAA grant for hosting 2018 African Championships, not for the AFN. Ogba also asks: “Where is the N850m the Solomon Dalung-led Sports Ministry requested from FG to support #Asaba2018???”
The Chairman of the Local Organising Committee for 2018 Africa Senior Athletics Championships, held in Asaba, Delta State, Evangelist #SolomonOgba has described as untrue that the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) got 150, 000 USD from the Confederation of African Athletics (CAA) for the event.
Sports Minister Solomon Dalung dares IAAF, gives no commitment to repay ‘missing’ $130,000 that was overpaid in 2017. Speaking at the 2019 Okpekpe Road Race held on Saturday in Edo State, Mr Dalung questioned the claims made by IAAF, claiming that Nigeria did nothing wrong.
“I think Nigeria has been unfairly treated because the issue has been painted and promoted as if there was any wrongdoing on the part of Nigeria,” Mr Dalung said.