Making Nigeria Proud! Paralympics Team Finishes 3rd Best in Africa With 13 Medals


You have to be inspired by what the Nigerian Paralympics team have done at the London Paralympics 2012. They finished the games with 13 total medals, 6 gold, 5 silver and 2 bronze.

The team finished third in Africa after Tunisia and South Africa and 22nd overall on the medals table.

Most of the medals came in the weight lifting events, with Nigeria placing in 12 of 13 events. The athletes also set four world records through Esther Oyema, Yakubu Adesokan, Joy Onaolapo and Folashade Oluwafemiayo.