The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has appointed Solomon Ogba as Chief Scrutineer for its 51st Congress holding in London, venue of the World Championships.  

In a letter signed by Anne-Marie Garrigan, Manager of Institutional Forums, in the Governance, Member & International Relations Department of the IAAF, it states that:  “It is a pleasure to inform you that during its meeting on 31st July 2017, the IAAF Council has nominated you as a Scruitneer during the upcoming 51st IAAF Congress on 3rd August 2017.”

While Ogba and Rosamunde Carey are appointed Chief Scrutineers, the other scrutineeers include: Sarifa Fagilde from Mozambique, Kwan Kee from Hong Kong, Yoonis Leste,   Nijole Medvedeva from Lithuania and Jack Cohen from Israel.

Garrigan advised that there will meet a day before the congress so they will be fully aware of their roles and responsibilities.

The Chief Scrutineer at IAAF congresses help in the coordination of voting processes.

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