By Osaretin Emuze
The president of the Nigerian Cycling Federation, CFN, Alhaji Mohammed Nur Sheriff has been elected the President of the ECOWAS Cycling Union.
The election which took place last week in Cairo, Egypt also saw Mohammed Bashir, the CFN’s technical director being appointed as member of the Technical Committee of the Confederation of African Cycling for another four years.
Bashir, who arrived the country Monday last week, expressed appreciation to the National Sports Commission, NSC, for its wonderful support for the Nigerian representative in the Cairo election.
”I sincerely thank Nigerians and the NSC for all the support and encouragement we received for election,” he said, adding that the Board of the CFN will meet early next month to discuss important issues to be presented to NSC.