African Senior Athletics Championship: IAAF President Arrives In Asaba
The President of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), Sebastian Coe has arrived in Asaba, Delta State ahead of the commencement of the 21st African Senior Athletics Championship.
The IAAF boss came with some other officials of the world athletics governing athletics body to savour the best of Athletics in Africa.
On arrival, Coe was treated to some dance steps by the Delta State troupe and he expressed delight at the rosy welcome he was accorded by the Local Organising Chairman, Solomon Ogba and other officials.
Arriving same time on Tuesday with the IAAF President in Asaba was the Senegal and Morocco contingents.
One of the top Moroccan Athletes, Rhizlane Siba said on arrival that they have gotten behind them the glitches in their air connection from Lagos to Asaba; adding that the new focus now is to battle for medals and honours for their country.