In a statement signed by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, President Buhari commended the
athletes for doing the country proud by winning 12 medals and setting
new records. which made them the top-performing African team at the 2016
The President praised the courage and the resilient spirit of the Nigerian Paralympic athletes, who were able to excel in the face of adversity.
of the Paralympic athletes, who made sacrifices and persevered to fly
the country’s colours.