Winter Olympics: Nigerian bobsled team to compete February 30

By: Bisola Bello February 13, 2018

The celebrated Nigerian bobsled team are billed to compete on February 20 at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.

Nigerian Bobsled and Skeleton Federation, Chisom Mbonu-Ezeoke the girls representing Nigeria are confident of doing the nation proud despite this being their first appearance at the Winter Olympics, Guardian reports.

Mbonu-Ezeoke revealed that Nigeria’s two-woman bobsled team would have their first official training on February 17, with a repeat on 18 and 19. The bobsled team will go for battle on February 20 and 21.

The bobsled team will compete in the two-woman event, with Seun Adigun as the Driver, and Akuoma Omeoga as Brake-man. Ngozi Onwumere is Nigeria’s torchbearer at the 2018 Winter Olympics.



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