Asaba 2018: African contingent stranded in Lagos due to flight unavailability

Asaba – The contingent from various African countries billed for the African Senior Athletics Championships are stranded in Lagos due to flight to Asaba, venue of the competition being unavailable.

Delta State Acting Governor, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro (2nd left); Chairman Local Organizing Committee, Chief Solomon Ogba (2nd right); Chairman State Sport Commission, Tony Okowa (right) and Hon. Emeka Nwaobi, during the Test Run of the Facilities at Stephen Keshi Stadium, towards the Preparation of the 21st African Senior Athletics Championship Game in Asaba, Delta State.

The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the ones who managed to reach Asaba had spent at least a night in Lagos and many without their luggage.

An International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) observer for the event…

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