Sports Minister hails Taekwondo, Table Tennis Qualifiers

first_img Loading… She is making history at 20 as the second female to fly the Green-White-Green flag in the Olympics since Athens 2004. Read Also:Sports Minister  lifts Junior Olympic Triple Jumper Elizabeth Anyanacho, a 300 level student of Statistics at the Federal University of Technology Owerri, is the current national champion and the 2019 African Games. FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Minister of Youth and Sports Development Mr. Sunday Dare has applauded Elizabeth Anyanacho, who is the first Nigerian female to qualify for Taekwondo in 16 years and second female ever Taekwondo Olympian for the country as well as table tennis player, Cicilia Edem Effiong. He said their qualifications have further raised the hope of a good outing at the games. The Minister also reiterated the need to catch athletes at a very young age considering the fact that Anyanacho, who has been part of an active high performance taekwondo programme aimed at producing international champions and Olympians, started Taekwondo at age 15 .Advertisement Promoted ContentCouples Who Celebrated Their Union In A Unique, Unforgettable Way10 Disney Characters Who Would Make Great Role Models10 Risky Jobs Some Women DoWho’s The Best Car Manufacturer Of All Time?10 Of The Most Powerful Women Across The Globe5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme ParksBirds Enjoy Living In A Gallery Space Created For ThemThe Highest Paid Football Players In The World7 Ways To Understand Your Girlfriend BetterThe Funniest Prankster Grandma And Her GrandsonBest & Worst Celebrity Endorsed Games Ever Made7 Black Hole Facts That Will Change Your View Of The Universelast_img