Folashade Oluwafemiayo Won Team Nigeria’s Third Gold Medal

Nigeria increased her medal haul at the on-going Paralympic Games in Tokyo, Japan with Gold and Silver in Powerlifting.

Folashade Oluwafemiayo won Team Nigeria’s third gold medal of the Games, winning the Women’s 86 kg gold medal and beat her own world record twice on the final day of Para powerlifting at Tokyo 2020 in the Tokyo International Forum.

Oluwafemiayo registered a competition-winning third lift of 151kg, before using a fourth and final power lift to set a new world mark of 152kg.

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