Regina Nneka George

Regina Nneka George George stepped into national and international limelight in 2012 when she began to compete for Nigeria’s senior team, and remains one of the country’s most talented and consistent athletes ever since. She performed the exceptional feat of winning the women’s National 400m title twice in a row, and has since won several…

Odunayo Adekuoroye

Odunayo Adekuoroye Adekuoroye has almost singlehandedly rebranded the game of Wrestling in Nigeria and has become a household name on the continent and world at large due to sheer tenacity, confidence, dedication and consistency in her craft. Adekuoroye is currently ranked No.1 in Africa in the women’s 53kg category, and No.3 in the world. She…

Seye Ogunlewe

Seye Ogunlewe Ogunlewe is Nigeria’s fastest man at the moment, and has competed for the country at international championships like the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, and the 2015 African Games in Brazzaville. His enviable position as Nigeria’s fastest man was earned after successfully defending his 100m title at the Nigerian Trials in Delta State…

Divine Oduduru

Divine Oduduru Oduduru is one of Nigeria’s most decorated young sprinters, having won medals at Youth, Junior and Senior levels for the country. He first came to continental reckoning at the 2013 African Youth Athletics Championships where he won Gold in the 100m and 200m respectively. In 2014 he won Nigeria’s only medal at the…

Hannah Babalola

Hannah Babalola Babalola is one of Nigeria’s most consistent special athletes, and competes in the T54 category of the women’s 100m and 200m in Para-Athletics. Many people would have been discouraged by their disability, but not Babalola who has tried to rise above her circumstances by being the best she can be through sports. In…