Nigeria sports heroes III

Physical and Health Education J.S.S1 Third Term

Sub-topic: Sport and games

Week 10

Nigeria sports heroes III

Performance objectives:

The student should be able to:

1. State the contributions of these heroes.


Past and present sports heroes and their contributions in Nigeria.

1. Innocent Egbunike (athletics): In 1983 he made an impression at the summer Universiade games, where he won the gold medal in 200m. His most memorable performance was at the 1987 all African games in Nairobi. Nigeria needs to win the 4*400 relay, the last event of the games, to overhaul Kenya at the top of the medals table. Kenya was easily 30 meters ahead at baton change, with Egbunike running anchor, he won the race and Nigeria won the games.

2. Chioma Ajunwa (multi-sport): Nigerians first Olympic gold medalist, she.... View More

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