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Forgive Us God as Another Nigerian Hero died

A Nigerian, renowned power-lifters and star at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio De Janeiro, Ndidi Nwosu, is dead. Nwosu death was confirmed by Queen Uboh, the former President of the Nigeria Powerlifting Federation. She said: “Ndidi sustained an injury from the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia. She was a heavyweight powerlifter. I had actually assisted by paying for two of the surgeries she had in Owerri but after the surgery, she was never the same again. “She had been off and on in the hospital a

  1 year ago ago
Forgive Us God as Another Nigerian Hero died

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Nigeria’s Female Paralympic Gold Medalist Ndidi Nwosu Is Dead

Nigeria’s Powerlifting Gold medalist at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio De Janeiro Ndidi Nwosu is dead.  The Gold Medalist who also won gold at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia died in Owerri Imo state on March 1, 2020 following complications arising from a lung infection. . The former President of the Nigeria Powerlifting Federation Ms Queen Uboh made this known in a telephone chat from her base in Canada. According to Uboh, the husband of the late powerlifter Ikechukwu Nwosu called her to co

  1 year ago ago
Nigeria’s Female Paralympic Gold Medalist Ndidi Nwosu Is Dead

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Nigeria's Female Paralympic Gold Medalist Dies Amid Corona-virus Pandemic

Ndidi Nwosu has been confirmed dead. The Powerlifter was said to have died of lung infection which she sustained at the Commonwealth Games in Australia two years ago.Ndidi won several medals including the Rio Paralympics gold medal in 2016 and repeated the feat two years ago in Australia Nigeria's sports minister Sunday Dare has described the untimely death of Ndidi Nwosu as a great loss'. The 2016 Rio Paralympics gold medalist was said to have died from lung complication at the start of last month. Brila F

  1 year ago ago
Nigeria's Female Paralympic Gold Medalist Dies Amid Corona-virus Pandemic

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Sad news: He was indeed a talent, Nigerians react to the death of Ndidi after a brief illness.

NDIDI NWOSU: One of Nigeria’s renowned power-lifters and star at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio De Janeiro, Ndidi Nwosu, is dead. Ndidi Nwosu was a Nigerian powerlifter who had a surprising victory at the 2016 Summer Paralympics. She lifted 140 kilograms. The death of Nwosu was confirmed by the former President of the Nigeria Powerlifting Federation, and also by the husband of the late powerlifter Ikechukwu Nwosu, who called the weight lifting president to convey the sad news of the demise of the w

  1 year ago ago
Sad news: He was indeed a talent, Nigerians react to the death of Ndidi after a brief illness.

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Tragic!!! Talented Athlete Ndidi Confirmed Dead

Ndidi Nwosu was confirmed died , in Owerri, Imo state, following complications arising from a lung infection. Queen Uboh, former president of Nigeria Powerlifting Federation, also confirmed the sad news from her base in Canada. She said Ndidi sustained an injury from the 2018 Commonwealth Games and consequently had two surgeries. “Ndidi sustained an injury from the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia. She was a heavyweight powerlifter. I had actually assisted by paying for two of the surgeries she had in

  1 year ago ago
Tragic!!! Talented Athlete Ndidi Confirmed Dead

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Sad Day For Nigeria As 2016 Gold Medalist NDIDI Dies After Battle With Lungs Infection

Ndidi Nwosu, the Powerlifter was said to have died of lung infection which she sustained at the Commonwealth Games in Australia two years ago . Ndidi won several medals including the Rio Paralympics gold medal in 2016 and repeated the feat two years ago in Australia. Nigeria's sports minister Sunday Dare has described the untimely death of Ndidi Nwosu as a great loss'. The 2016 Rio Paralympics gold medalist was said to have died from lung complication at the start of last month. Brila FM quoting former Pres

  1 year ago ago
Sad Day For Nigeria As 2016 Gold Medalist NDIDI Dies After Battle With Lungs Infection

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Former PPF President, Queen Uboh, rues death of Olympic medalist, Ndidi Nwosu

Former President of the Para Powerlifting Federation, PPF, of Nigeria Ms Queen Uboh has expressed sadness over the death of one of her athletes and Rio Olympic gold medalist, Ndidi Nwosu. Uboh, who broke the news in tears on Monday night, said she was in deep shock after she learned of the death of Ndidi. The former President, who resigned in January 2020 after the World Cup which she hosted in Abuja, said Ndidi Nwosu had been ill since after the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia, where the deceas

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Former PPF President, Queen Uboh, rues death of Olympic medalist, Ndidi Nwosu

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Nididi Nwosu, Nigeria's powerlifting God medalist is dead.

Ndidi Nwosu, who was Nigeria’s Powerlifting Gold medalist at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio De Janeiro, is dead. she died in Owerri Imo state on March 1, 2020, following complications arising from a lung infection. The news was broken by former President of the Nigeria Powerlifting Federation, Ms Queen Uboh Ms Uboh said ; Ndid sustained an injury from the 2018 commonwealth Games in Australia. She was a heavyweight powerlifter. I had actually assisted by paying for two of the surgeries she had in Owerri

  1 year ago ago
Nididi Nwosu, Nigeria's powerlifting God medalist is dead.

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Another Nigerian Athlete Dies

Nigerian female Paralympics gold medalist, Ndidi Nwosu is dead. The Rio de Janeiro para gold medalist gave up the ghost after battling with lungs affection for years. The news of her death was revealed by former President of the Nigeria Powerlifting Federation Ms Queen Uboh. Uboh revealed that the late Para Olympian’s husband had called her to tell of Ndidi’s demise. The former President said the athlete had been off and on the hospital as she had two surgeries which were paid for. “Ndidi sustained an

  1 year ago ago
Another Nigerian Athlete Dies

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Buhari Reacts To The Death Of Paralympic Gold medalist, Ndidi Nwosu

Ndidi Nwosu, Nigeria’s Rio 2016 Paralympic gold medalist is dead. A former President of the Nigeria Powerlifting Federation (NPPF), Queen Uboh-Idris confirmed she died after battling a lung infection. She told Brila FM that Ndidi sustained an injury from the 2018 Commonwealth Games and has had two surgeries which deteriorated her state of health. Reacting, the Minister of Youths and Sports, Sunday Dare, described the late Ndidi as a great loss to the sports family. On his official handle on Wednesday, Dar

  1 year ago ago
Buhari Reacts To The Death Of Paralympic Gold medalist, Ndidi Nwosu

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Nigerian Paralympic Gold Medalist Ndidi Nwosu is Dead

She died in Owerri Imo state on March 1, 2020, following complications arising from a lung infection. The news was broken by former President of the Nigeria Powerlifting Federation, Ms Queen Uboh. In a State, Uboh wrote, “Ndidi sustained an injury from the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia. She was a heavyweight powerlifter. I had actually assisted by paying for two of the surgeries she had in Owerri but after the surgery, she was never the same again. She had been off and on in the hospital and that w

  1 year ago ago
Nigerian Paralympic Gold Medalist Ndidi Nwosu is Dead

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Nigeria Lost a Great Athlete

Nigeria just lost a great athlete Ndidi Nwosu. Ndidi Nwosu is a woman with resilience and role model to young ladies. Despite her disability she was determined to succeed in life. She was married with kids. As a paralympic athlete she participated in many national and international competition and won medals for Nigeria. In the 2016 Summer Paralympics Games held in Brazil, Ndidi Nwosu had outstanding performance. She lifted 140kg to clinch the gold medal. Nigeria participated at 2018 Common Wealth Games hel

  1 year ago ago
Nigeria Lost a Great Athlete

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Nigerian Para Powerlifter Ndidi Nwosu Dies Of Lung Injury

Nigerian Para Powerlifter Ndidi Nwosu has passed on following complications from a lung infection. She was a gold medalist at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio De Janeiro. She also won gold at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia. She wanted to go for 127kg, but requested for 140kg in her third attempt to claim gold.  Ndidi, who also won gold at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia, died in Owerri Imo state on March 1, 2020 after long battle with injury. She won also Nigeria's 5th Gold. May her sou

  1 year ago ago
Nigerian Para Powerlifter Ndidi Nwosu Dies Of Lung Injury

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Tears As Nigerian Paralympic Gold Medalist, Ndidi Nwosu, Dies

Nigerians have been thrown in tears as Ndidi Nwosu, who was Nigeria’s Powerlifting Gold medalist at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio De Janeiro, is confirmed dead. It was gathered that Ms Nwosu died in Owerri Imo state on March 1, 2020, following complications arising from a lung infection. The news was broken by former President of the Nigeria Powerlifting Federation, Ms Queen Uboh.  According to her: “Ndidi sustained an injury from the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia. She was a heavyweight po

  1 year ago ago
Tears As Nigerian Paralympic Gold Medalist, Ndidi Nwosu, Dies

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Nwosu Ndidi, powerlifting paralympic veteran pass away.

Ndidi Nwosu, a Powerlifting Gold medalist who represented Nigeria at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio De Janeiro, has passed away . It was reported that she died in Owerri Imo state on March 1, 2020, following complications arising from a lung infection. The information was disclosed by former President of the Nigeria Powerlifting Federation, Ms Queen Uboh. Ms Uboh in her words said  “Ndidi sustained an injury from the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia. She was a heavyweight powerlifter. I had actu

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Nwosu Ndidi, powerlifting paralympic veteran pass away.