Nigeria's Bobsled Team Makes History

Nigeria will be represented at the Winter Olympics for the first time ever, after their women's team qualified for the bobsled event at the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeong Chang. Seun Adigun, Ngozi Onwumere and Akuoma Omeoga completed their required five qualifying races, becoming the first African team, men or women, to qualify in the Bobsled category.

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Nigeria’s first bobsled team photographed by Obi Grant. From Left, Akuoma Omeoga, Seun Adigun (Centre), Ngozi Onwumere (Right)

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