Sports Ministry Disputes Gusau’s Claims About Appeal Court Judgement

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The Nigerian Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development has described as untrue the claims purportedly made by Engineer Ibrahim Shehu Gusau (pictured above) on the Social Media that the Ministry lost its appeal at the Court of Appeal and confirmed him the President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN).

It can be recalled that the Ministry of Youth and Sports Development filed a formal appeal on July 8, 2020 against what it described as ‘declarative judgement’ of an Abuja High Court made in favour of Engineer Ibrahim Gusau against the AFN board led by Honourable Olamide George.

Gusau went to court following his impeachment as AFN president by the board of the Nigerian athletics ruling body over alleged maladministration. The board consequently elected its former Vice-President, George, as substantive President of the body.

“The attention of the Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development has been drawn to the claim by Engr. Ibrahim Shehu Gusau in the…



Source: Complete Sports