first_img Loading… The General Secretary is the chief administrative and chief accounting officer of the National Sports Federations. There is no nomenclature as the Director-General of the National Sports Federation. Mr. Pepple SY who is laying fraudulent claim to the Director-General of the AFN was never seconded to the Ministry as required by law. He has never worked in any Sports Federation nor seconded as Secretary-General. According to the National Sports Federation code of governance of 2017, Secretary-General of the Federations must be a civil servant and a graduate of physical and health education, sports administrator or its equivalent before he/ she can be seconded by the Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development in accordance with the National Sports Federation code of governance 2017 and AFN constitution of 2017.The Statement further said” The Sporting Public, MDAs, the International agencies and security Agencies should note that Mr. Pepple SY is not the Secretary-General of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria. Mr. Pepple SY is an impostor not known to the Ministry of Youth and Sports and by extension, the Federal government of Nigeria and the statutory extant law setting up the AFN. read also:Sports Ministry disclaims Pepple, Alerts security Agencies He is hereby declared persona non grata by the law setting up the Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports.Anybody doing business with him does so at his or her own risk. We are putting the security agencies on notice and specifically requesting the Inspector General of Police to immediately invite the said Mr. Pepple for questioning without further delay.” FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Ministry of Youth and Sports Development has alerted the general public, Corporate Bodies, security Agencies and the world’s Athletics governing body to be wary of the activities of one Mr. Pepple SY who is parading himself as the Director-General of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria, AFN. In a disclaimer notice signed by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Youth and Sports Development Mr. Gabriel Aduda, the said Pebble is described as an impostor for parading himself as DG of the AFN, a nomenclature not recognized by the extant law setting up sports Federations in Nigeria. According to the statement ” This is to bring to the notice of the sporting public, MDAs and security Agencies the impersonation of the office of the Secretary-General of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria, AFN by one Mr. Pepple SY who claims to be its Director-General. Nigeria has 38 National sporting Federations under the supervision of the Ministry established under the laws of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Each Federation is run by its elected Board members in accordance with its constitution without interference from the Ministry. In each National Sports Federation, the President is the head of the Federation and presides over its meetings and oversees the implementation of the policies and the directive of the board.Advertisementcenter_img Promoted ContentThe Best Cars Of All TimeWorld’s Most Delicious Foods6 Interesting Ways To Make Money With A Drone13 kids at weddings who just don’t give a hoot8 Addictive And Fun Coffee FactsBoys Deserve More Than Action-Hero Role Models9 Facts You Should Know Before Getting A Tattoo10 Hyper-Realistic 3D Street Art By OdeithBirds Enjoy Living In A Gallery Space Created For ThemWhich Country Is The Most Romantic In The World?14 Hilarious Comics Made By Women You Need To Follow Right Now10 Risky Jobs Some Women Dolast_img