The second batch of Nigeria’s Olympic contingent has arrived in Kizarazu, the brief coaching floor forward of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Video games scheduled to start on July twenty third.
A complete of 28 athletes and officers of the Olympic Committee of Nigeria (NOC) arrived in Tokyo round 4 hours after midday in Nigeria.
Chika Chukwumerije, member of the Nigerian Taekwondo Federation, who spoke to: IN: from Tokyo, he mentioned the crew must wait 4 hours to watch the required protocols earlier than their admission to the Kizarazu camp.
“We stayed on the airport for 4 hours. The protocol was intense. We needed to undergo on-line purposes, along with immigration and customs management.
“Even the COVID-19 exams have been finished and we’ve to attend for the outcomes as properly. It has been very annoying, however fortunately we’re in Kizarazu now.
“The mayor of town got here to welcome us and it was nice to have this type of welcome.”
“Our superior crew that was right here earlier than did job in organizing the meals for us.
“We have already got Nigerian dishes ready for us after we arrive. So, it is 5 o’clock within the morning from Tokyo and all of us sit in our rooms.
“It appears to be like like a close-by subject and we won’t actually combine with one another due to the pandemic. We’re anticipated to simply exit to eat and practice if we return,” he added.
Nigeria shall be competing in 9 sports activities within the Video games scheduled for the top of August eighth.