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Umoafia’s Double Silver Spark: Nigeria’s Weightlifting Tally Soars to Eight at Africa Championships

Edidiong Umoafia's double silver win at the Africa Weightlifting Championships propels Nigeria's medal haul to 8! 🏋️‍♂️🥈 The team's Olympic quest heats up as they gear up for the qualifiers in Thailand. #NigeriaLifts #Weightlifting #AfricaChampionship #Paris2024

“Nigeria’s Mighty Lift: Umoafia Secures Two Silvers Boosting Medal Tally to Eight at Africa Weightlifting Championships”

Nigerian weightlifters edify their strength at the Africa Senior Weightlifting Championship in Egypt, as Edidiong Umoafia snatches two silver medals in the 73kg category. Nigeria’s total medal count surges to eight, following the golden dominance of Rafiatu Lawal and Adijat Olarinoye in the women’s 59kg. With Olympic dreams at stake, the team prepares for the final qualifying round in Thailand, eyeing the Paris 2024 berth with formidable grit.

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