We are not aware of any Puma contract, insists AFN | The Guardian Nigeria News


Nigeria’s Ese Brume holds the national flag after finishing third in the Women’s Long Jump final at the 2019 IAAF Athletics World Championships in Doha. Team Nigeria competed in Puma kits. Photo: AFP

The Athletics Federation of Nigeria, AFN, says it is not in possession of any contractual documents signed between it and equipment and sportswear manufacturer, Puma, and cannot be liable for what it knows nothing about.

In a statement signed by Prince Adeniyi Adisa Beyioku, its Secretary-General, the AFN says it does not know anything about the contract outside what has been written in the media and, from the media reports, had even made attempts to clarify from Puma, pointing out breaches of the AFN constitution by Messrs Gusau and Adeleye who the kit makers confirmed negotiated the deal.

“The attention of the AFN has been drawn to a media statement signed by Shehu Ibrahim Gusau confirming the termination of the agreement he and Mr Sunday Adeleye signed with sportswear and…

Source: Guardian Newspaper