Tuesday, 3 July 2012


Team Nigeria returned to winning ways in continental track and field events. On Sunday, they emerged the overall champions of the 18th edition of the African Senior Athletics Championships in Port Novo, Republic of Benin.

This is the first time in 12 years that Team Nigeria will be winning African Championships, after the likes of Falilat Ogunkoya, Mary Onyali etc topped the edition Senegal hosted in Dakar in 1998.