Nigeria Weightlifting Federation

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Nigeria Weightlifting Federation
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Founded1963 (1963)
AffiliationInternational Weightlifting Federation
Regional affiliationWeightlifting Federation of Africa
HeadquartersAbuja, Nigeria
PresidentPrince Chibudom Nwuche[1]
SecretaryIyke Anyaduba
Official website

The Nigeria Weightlifting Federation, otherwise known as NWF, is the national governing body that oversees the sport of weightlifting in Nigeria.[2] Formed in 1963, the federation is a member of the International Weightlifting Federation and Commonwealth Weightlifting Federation.[3]


  1. ^ Solomon Nwoke (7 July 2015). "AAG: Weightlifting federation issues code of conduct for lifters". Vanguard. Retrieved 11 September 2015.
  2. ^ "Weightlifting Federation to begin AAG open trials in July". The Guardian. 19 June 2015. Retrieved 11 September 2015.
  3. ^ "History". Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 11 September 2015.

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