Commonwealth Games 2022: Female athletes who won gold medals for Nigeria

Commonwealth Games 2022: Female athletes who won gold medals for Nigeria


  • Princess Igho Williams
  • Journalist, BBC News Pidgin

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Gold medalists from Team Nigeria pose for a photo during the medal ceremony of the women’s 4x100m final on day ten of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.

Nigeria won 35 medals at this year’s Commonwealth Games, the most for an African country this year.

The Nigerian team got this result at the games in Birmingham, England.

He has 12 gold, nine silver and 14 bronze, which puts him seventh in the medal table.

It is the highest ranked country in Africa, ahead of South Africa and Kenya, which are ninth and thirteenth respectively.