Lagos - Nigeria will take part in 21 events at the All
Africa Games taking place in Brazzaville, Congo, in September.
The events they will be taking part in are athletics,
basketball, badminton, boxing, beach volleyball, cycling, football, gymnastics,
handball, judo, karate, table tennis, para athletics, powerlifting, taekwondo,
tennis, rugby, swimming, volleyball, weightlifting and wrestling.
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The Secretary-General of NOC, Tunde Popoola, expressed his
concern at the fact that the number of sports might be reduced due to a paucity
"The National Sports Commission has told us that they
don’t have enough funds to carry all athletes," Popoola told punchng.com.
"We are hoping that we could take all the athletes to
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