ozoko a asked in SportsOlympics · 1 decade ago

who is the first nigerian to win an olympic medal?

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  • Coco28
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    1 decade ago
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    It was Nojim Maiyegum who won a bronze medal in Boxing (light welterweight) in 1964.

  • 1 decade ago

    Nojim Maiyegun was the first Nigerian to win an Olympic medal. he won the bronze medal at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Olympic Games in men' s boxing, 67 - 71kg (light-middleweight).

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