Monday, 19 September 2016
Large Turn-out welcomes Paralympics team
Many Nigerians on Sunday turned out to welcome the first batch of the successful Rio 2016 Paralympics athletes. The Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport was turned to a jubilation centre as the athletes made their way through.
On ground to receive them was the acting Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Youths and Sports, Luka Jonathan, who welcome them and congratulated the athletes for making Nigeria and Nigerians very proud at the Paralympic games in Rio.
He promised that there would be a proper reception by the Government for all athletes when they all returned from Rio.