NTF board members removes Ashiru as president


President of Nigeria Taekwondo Federation, George Ashiru was removed on Saturday by his board members who alleged that he was running the Federation like a sole Administrator without carrying them along.

Following a motion moved by Tony Anafule representing North Central and supported by Saidu Abdullahi from Kebbi, six members voted in favour of the impeachment.

Vice President Margret Binga was unanimously voted to step in as President. A source at the meeting said that there was no counter motion as majority of the members moved for his impeachment.

When contacted, President of the Nigeria Teakwondo Federation (NTF), George Ashiru said the process of his removal took plce when he was attending to the minister of youth and sports during the 6th edition of the Korean Championship adding that he would react in due time.




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