Reactions As Pregnant Aminat Idrees Wins Taekwando Gold Medal (Photos)
Aminat Idrees, an eight months pregnant athlete, has won gold medal in taekwondo at the National Sports Festival (NSF).
The Lagos state athlete finished first in the mixed poomsae (demonstration) category in taekwondo.
In the poomsae female team event, she won silver and also an individual bronze medal in the same category.
Ukpereseraye Ese of Delta won her second gold of the festival in the women’s 100m cycling category. Tombrapa Gripa and Joke Durogbade claimed the silver and bronze for Edo and Oyo states respectively.
Salawudeen Afeez claimed Ogun nation’s first gold medal after defeating Delta in taekwondo poomsae.
Agatha Obulor, a wicketkeeper for Edo, become the player of the fit as the state girl group received gold after defeating Lagos in the six aside cricket at Iyoba centre.
Lagos and Akwa Ibom won the silver and bronze medals respectively inside the event.
Edo men’s crew additionally received gold after defeating Kwara whilst Lagos clinched the bronze medal.
Both Delta and Bayelsa received a total of 13 medals in swimming.
Delta leads with seven gold, 3 silver, and three bronze, at the same time as Bayelsa recorded five gold, four silver and four bronze to region 2nd at the medals desk.