Nigeria will be seeking to pick four tickets for the Paralympic Games in Tokyo, at the Dubai World Para Athletics Championships which gets underway, Thursday.
The quartet of Lauritta Onye, Ifeanyi Christian, Unyime Uwak and Flora Ugwunwa will compete in the Championships.
#Team Nigeria have arrived #Dubai2019 for the World Para Athletics Champs holding from Nov 7-15. The country will be represented by four athletes: Flora Ugwunwa (F58 Javelin), Lauritta Onye (F40 Shotput), Unyime Uwak (T46 100m & 200m) & Ifeanyi Christian (T46 100m, 200m & 400m). pic.twitter.com/vGdnUAQFUS
— Making of Champions (@MakingOfChamps) November 6, 2019
All four left Nigeria on Tuesday, but www.brila.net gathered the Athletes were told by the Federation, “that they will call us to camp unfortunately they didn’t.”