Nigerian Girl Wins Nigeria’s First Gold In Commonwealth Games; Chika Amalaha Makes History

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July 26, 2014 – Nigerian Teenager Wins Nigeria’s First Gold In Commonwealth Games; Chika Amalaha Makes History

Weightlifting champion Chika Amalaha has made history for herself and her country.

At the ongoing 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow Scotland, Chika pulled a massive 196 points in the 53kilogram class to beat other athletes from India and England.

16-year-old Chika Amahala won Gold while the opposition from India and England won Bronze and Silver in the same category.

Congrats to her.