Southern APC lead representatives’ chief, Rotimi Akeredolu
Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has praised Ondo State-conceived Olympian and Nigerian Wrestling Star, Odunayo Adekuoroye, for winning Gold for the country in the continuous 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.
This was contained in a proclamation gave on Saturday by his Chief Press Secretary, Richard Olatunde and made accessible to newsmen in Akure.
Adekuoroye on Friday crushed her opponent Anshu Malik of India to win Gold in the Women’s 57kg Freestyle Wrestling.
Gov. Akeredolu hailed the Commonwealth champion for her strength and boldness under serious strain.
He noticed that Adekuoroye had established an inspiring record for her and the nation, being the principal grappler to win third continuous gold decoration at the Commonwealth Games.
“Our own Odunayo Adekuoroye has recorded one more accomplishment for the country. We are especially glad that she showed boldness and strength to secure her triumph even notwithstanding serious strain.
“We are, for sure, excited that an Ondo State indigene has carried pride to the dark race, the country and the Sunshine State specifically.
“Her triumph is an aggregate pride for the country.
“That she displayed solid assurance to arise triumphant reverberates the devoted soul of a comrade whose commitment to do the country pleased was unrivaled.
“Having won gold in 2014 and 2018 in Glasgow and Gold Coast, the Birmingham gold is a record made. We are happy that she made this noteworthy achievement on the world stage.
“We offer our sincere thanks to Odunayo Adekuoroye for making us glad in Ondo State and Nigeria at large.
” She is a prevailing star that will keep on moving forthcoming ages of Nigerian competitors to accomplish great execution,” he said.