Team Nigeria arrived Abuja to a rousing welcome on Sunday after ending second general on the simply concluded 12th African Games in Rabat, Morocco, Punch studies.
The Minister of Youth and Sports activities Growth, Sunday Dare, and different officers have been readily available on the Nnamdi Azikiwe Worldwide Airport to welcome the athletes and officers.
The Technical Director of the AFN, Sunday Adeleye, stated, “The performance was brilliant. Though we didn’t meet our target, the performance was outstanding. Out of the sports that Nigeria travelled with, athletics team came with the highest medals.”
Egypt emerged tops on the medals desk with 99 gold, 96 silver and 69 bronze medals, whereas Nigeria gained a complete of 147 medals comprising of 46 gold, 33 silver, and 48 bronze.
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