2 Nigerian Athletes In Doping Scandal
The new leadership of the Athletics Federation on Nigeria says its leaving no stone upturned in its quest to sanitize Track and Field in the country.
The Technical Director of the Athletes Federation of Nigeria, AFN Sunday Adeleye in an exclusive chat with Bounce Sports on Monday revealed that the Federation is already making headway.
He disclosed that two athletes have already been caught in a doping scandal and he promised that adequate punishment will meted out.
"It has been part and parcel of us even before we took office and i made myself clear that we are going to ensure that we check and recheck our athletes periodically so that there are no lapses
"Right now, barely six months that we came into power, we have caught two athletes and you can be sure that they will be punished accordingly because that will send a clear message to the others that this board is a no nonsense board" the AFN technical director disclosed.
Nigeria in times past has had her name soiled in high-profile scandals that has been blamed on the laxity of the AFN.
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