Tag: Ese Brume

Who is Ese Brume? Everything you need to know about Nigeria’s first medalist at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Ese Brume! Remember the name.  The Tokyo 2020 Olympics had for long stretches been a disaster for the Nigerian team across different sports. While the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) disqualified some athletes for administrative and doping reasons, others had a disappointing outing at the competition.  But on Tuesday, August 3rd,[Read More…]

Ese Brume Jumps to Nigeria’s first medal in Tokyo

Nigeria’s Ese Brume has won Nigeria’s first medal at the Tokyo Olympic Games. The Ughelli, Delta State-born long jumper’s leap of 6.97 metres was enough to clinch her the bronze medal, behind United States of America’s Brittany Reece (Silver) and Germany’s Malaika Mihambo who claims Gold. The event which started[Read More…]