Commonwealth Games End, Buhari To Host Team Nigeria

Minister of Youth and Sports Development Sunday Dare has assured members of the historic Team Nigeria contingent to the 2022 Commonwealth Games of a presidential reception.

The 11-day Commonwealth Games in Birmingham ended with World and Commonwealth gold medallist Tobi Amusan Team Nigeria’s flag bearer at the closing ceremony.

Team Nigeria achieved their best performance ever in Birmingham since it started taking part in the Commonwealth Games in 1950, winning 12 gold, nine silver and 14 bronze medals, a total of 35 medals, that see them sit seventh on the medals table.

Speaking with the athletes, Dare praised the team for bringing the