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Blessing Okagbare’s Doping Rule Violation Is Shocking – AFN

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The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) has come out to say that Blessing Okagbare’s suspension in Tokyo for a doping rule violation is shocking. The Federation recently revealed this via a statement, and Nigerians have been reacting. According to AFN, the press release by the Athletics Integrity Unit is very ...

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Nigerian Athlete Blessing Okagbare beats Usain Bolt to Guinness World Record

Nigerian sprinter and long jumper Blessing Okagbare over the weekend beat the World’s fastest man Usain Bolt to win the Guinness World Book of Records prize for most IAAF Diamond League appearances in 2015. Guinness Book of records said, �Multi-discipline athlete, Blessing Okagbare from Nigeria participated at 38 Diamond league ...

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Nigerian Sprinter, Blessing Okagbare Named New Nike Ambassador

Nigerian award winning sprinter, Blessing Okagbare is leading the new women campaign by global sports designer, Nike. In an interview released by Nike, the Delta State-born fastest woman in Africa speaks about her life, athletic routine and future. check out peek form the Nike campaign.

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Blessing Okagbare blasts Jonathan’s campaign group for using her image in political ad

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Track & field queen, Blessing Okagbare is not happy over the use of her image and footage by a body said to be working for President Jonathan. The advertorial by GoodHouse Nigeria has been running on various electronic media in Nigeria and also on Youtube and the athlete is infuriated ...

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No honeymoon! US Embassy denies Blessing Okagbare’s husband visa

The couple had planned to travel to LA where the sprint queen is based but the US embassy refused to grant visa to Igho, leaving Blessing distraught. Blessing tells Vanguard “I feel so bad that America Embassy would turn down the visa request by my husband to travel with me ...

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Africa’s fastest woman, Blessing Okagbare weds in Delta | Photos

Blessing Okagbare on Friday tied the knot with her heartthrob, Igho Otegheri and had the white wedding on Saturday. The pretty lady got married to Otegheri, a former Heartland FC of Owerri soccer player, in Sapele, Delta State. We wish them a happy married life.

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Photos from Blessing Okagbare’s Traditional Wedding

Africa’s fastest woman, Blessing Okagbare is now married and here are photos from her wedding yesterday. Blessing traditionally wedded her hearthrob Otegheri Jude Igho traditionally in Sapele, Delta state. Their white wedding will hold today still at Sapele.

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President Jonathan honours athlete, Blessing Okagbare

President Jonathan today September 11th honoured Africa’s fastest woman, Blessing Okagbare. The Olympic and world Athletics Championship medalist was rewarded for her impressive performance at the recently concluded 2013 World Athletic Championship in Moscow. Blessing won the silver medal in the long jump and also placed third in the Women’s ...

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