The Minister for Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare on Friday, received Oluwatobiloba Amusan for the first time after she brought glory to Nigeria at the World Athletics Championship in Oregon.
Sunday Dare expressed his delight with the achievements of Tobi, reminding her that she has written her name boldly in history.
“You have made Nigerians happy and the country stands firmly behind you and other athletes too”, he said.
“Thank you for your brilliant performance and for displaying the Nigerian spirit”.
He then urged her, alongside other athletes to remain focused on the task at hand in the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham which starts on Monday, 1st of August 2022.