Former Vice President and past presidential candidate in 2019, Mr. Atiku Abubakar, wrote on his father page lauding Blessing Oborududu for making it to the final in wrestling ensuring Nigeria will leave with a medal.
“Blessing Oborududu’s semi-final 68kg wrestling victory is a thing of joy and pride to Nigeria. The nation is behind you Blessing, and the Gold Medal is within reach. We are rooting for you as you wear the Nigerian colours. Be bold as you go for gold. May God grant you victory. #olympics,” Mr. Atiku wrote on Facebook.
Nigerians watching the Olympics have congratulated Blessing for making it to the final.