Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN)


The Athletics Federation of Nigeria is the governing body for the sport of athletics in Nigeria. It is a member of the Confederation of African Athletics and the International Association of Athletics Federations. 

It was founded as the Central Committee of the Amateur Athletic Association of Nigeria in 1944. The AFN is headquartered at the Nigeria National Stadium in Garki, Abuja. It organizes the annual AFN Golden League competition which is a domestic competition with a similar format to the now defunct IAAF Golden League. Its president has been Chief Solomon Ogba since 2009.

How to Reference this article

Ademola, V. D (2019). Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN). Retrieved from https://www.youdread.com/2019/05/athletics-federation-of-nigeria-afn.html

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