Peter Obi, the presidential flagbearer of the Labour Party, has sent a congratulatory message to the Nigerian athletes who have won medals at the ongoing Commonwealth Games, holding in Birmingham.
In a statement on his Twitter handle, Obi said, “Heartwarming news from the Commonwealth Games. Adijat Adenike Olarinoye’s Games-record gold in the 55kg weightlifting and Rafiatu Folashade Lawal’s Games-record gold in the 59kg weightlifting event was followed by Edidiong Joseph Umoafia’s bronze in the men’s 67kg category.
“Congratulations to our talented youths who continue to make Nigeria proud. – PO.”