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Why Was an Untrained Runner Sent to an International Event: The Case of Nasro Abukar Ali

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The case of untrained Somali runner, Nasro Abukar Ali, at the FISU Summer World University Games in China has sparked controversy, leading to the suspension of Somali Athletics Federation chairwoman Khadijo Aden Dahir over allegations of nepotism and abuse of power. The incident underscores the importance of transparency, proper preparation, and selection process in sports governance for international competitions.

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