As the Nation waits anxiously for Team Nigeria 1st medal at the London 2012 Olympics, President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria, AFN, Chief Solomon Ogba has imposed bans on frequent conferences with the athletes additionally as barring guests to the team.
Ogba who stormed the Olympic Village met with the athletes and said that he wouldn’t need individuals to distract the athletes by locking them up with conferences. ‘’I’ve told them that there ought to be no conferences with my athletes. And there ought to be no guests, too.
I want these athletes to concentrate and have peace of mind before their events start”, the person on whom several pin their hopes for medals for Nigeria said.
‘’The athletes are in sensible mood and coaching well. that’s why i would like them to stay targeted and not be burdened with conferences, meetings. I don’t grasp what they’re meeting”, Ogba said.
He assured Nigerians that the Athletic team to the Olympics would do their best within the Olympics.
‘’I am not promising something. All i do know is these athletes are in sensible condition. For me, i would like all them to urge to the semi final. And from there, something will happen”, Ogba, a former Sports Commissioner in Delta State said.