Nigeria won three medals at the just concluded 2021 UFAK Junior and Senior Nations Championship in Cairo, Egypt.

Multiple National Champion, Rita Ogene won Nigeria’s only gold medal in the -64kg women event while Christabel Daniel (-53kg) and National Champion, Joseph Omu (+84kg) won bronze medals in the women’s and men categories.

The President of Karate Federation of Nigeria, Hon Silas Agara hailed the athletes for putting their best at the African Championship.

He said the winning mentality of the athletes means the national team is ready to conquer at international championship next year.