By Olayinka Elebute
Team Nigeria on Saturday won the seventh medal through Folasade Lawal ast the ongoing International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) World Championships and Commonwealth Games qualifiers in Uzbekistan.
According to reports monitored by our reporter, Team Nigeria won through Folashade Lawal Commonwealth Championships gold medal in the 59 kg category of the women’s competition with a total lift of 207 kg, she is currently placed 6th at the World Championships.
Speaking, Christopher Nwadei, Technical Director, Nigeria Weightlifting Federation (NWF) assured that more medals are coming for the Team Nigeria before the end of the championship.
“Every lifter is set to return home with medals to make the country proud, they will continue to win more medals everyday till the last day of the Championships,” he said.