In line with its mission statement to advance the course of women at all times, the organisers of the annual Lagos Women Run have offered cash and moral support to some of the country’s female Special Athletes.
At the seventh edition of the Lagos Women Run held on Saturday, some of the country’s Paralympians especially those that participated at the last Commonwealth Games in Birmingham were on the ground to receive the special package put together for them, Njenje Media News reports.
Top on the list of those that were given cash awards by the organisers of the Lagos Women Run was Goodness Nwachukwu who clinched the GOLD medal for Nigeria in women’s Discus F42-44/61-64 event
Nwachukwu who set two world records before winning gold in Birmingham thanked the Lagos Women Run organisers for their well thought out gesture of supporting special athletes in a special way.
“This is a pleasant surprise for me and my other colleagues that have been honoured by the Lagos Women Run organisers, this show of love is very appreciated”
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