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Mass Reshuffle In Sports Federations For National Representation

SAN FRANCISCO, January 24, (THEWILL) – The Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung has reshuffled the National Association secretaries of the Sport Federations in the country.

Based on the new arrangement, all the six geo- political zones are represented to achieve efficiency, professionalism and national spread for equality and sustainability.

Under the new postings, Segun Oguntade, Olumide Bamiduro, Gloria Ekwempu, Ademu Elijah, Beyioku Niyi, Abobi Patrick and Olalekan Alabi were redeployed to the Federation and Elite Athletes Department FEAD.

Patrick Okeke, Clement Iyaluegbehe, Ajao Olufemi, Ganiyu-Opolo Abidemi and Dapo Akinyele were also posted to Grassroots Sports Development.

Chinedu Joyce Ezealah-ogundare, Thecla Opara and Iwang Isreal will now move to Sports Planning, Research and Documentation, while Uche Onwumeh and Ikana Mbora are deployed to the Lagos Liason office.

Also, Onyeka Emeka Augustine, Birma Buba Ademu and Ogenyi Queen have been moved to Human Resource Management.

A new set of ministry staff were also assigned to the federations which hitherto were managed by those posted to the ministry departments, while the others were moved to other federations with all appointments taken effect immediately.

Here is the list of Federations and their new secretaries:

Athletics: Kabiru Yusuf

Aquatics: Sani Mohammed

Badminton; Patience Okon.

Basketball; Osuoha Chinedu.

Boxing: Asiegbu. Chimezie

Chess: Bisi Azeez

Cricket: Akawo Amechi

Cycling; Davies Oludare

Darts: Ademola Okeyedun

Deaf sports: Agbabiaka Lukman

Fives; Abulude John oladayo

Football: Mohammed Sanusi

Golf: James Eakyns

Gymnastics; Amayo Ngozi

Handball: Nwose Nonye

Hockey: Rita Akande

Judo; Idaye Tony

Karate. Bola Adedeji

Kick boxing: Peter Njoku

Kung fu: Etim Udokang

Rowing and yatching: Bunmi Oluode

Rugby: Mohammed H. Maigidansanmo

Shooting: Oludukiya Emmanuel

Scrabble: Maikano Adamu

Squash: Aminu Samuel

Traditional Sports: Ademisoro Oluwasegun

Table tennis: Belewa Augustine

Tennis: Mariam Akande

Taekwondo: Oriss Taiwo Dennis

Volleyball/beach volleyball: Salisu Mamman

Weightlifting: Umar Lambu

Wrestling: Libata Abdullahi Ahmed


Amputee Football: Javan Bernard

Para Athletics: Fabunmi Evelyn

Para Swimming: Enang Emmanuel

Para Table Tennis: Anusa Victor

Powerlifting; Paul Okocha

Wheelchair tennis; Abbas Wasilat

Wheelchair Basketball: Omagbemi Peter Ebony

Sitting Volleyball: Amadikwa Uchechi

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