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Nguse Amlosom Made History at the 10,000m African Athletics Championships

Eritrean National Team ranks first to wing gold in the 10,000m tournament of 19th African Athletics Championship and Athelte Nguse Amlosom becomes the first Eritrean ever to win a medal at the African Championship
Eritrean National Team ranks first to wing gold in the 10,000m tournament of 19th African Athletics Championship and Athelte Nguse Amlosom becomes the first Eritrean ever to win a medal at the African Championship

By Jon Mulkeen,

THE African Championships in Marrakech kicked off on Sunday (10) with the men’s 10,000m, one of the most hotly contested events on the programme. After little more than 28 minutes of running, Eritrea’s Nguse Amlosom emerged as the victor.

In doing so, he made a little bit of history by becoming the first Eritrean athlete ever to win gold – or indeed a medal of any colour – at the African Championships.  Continue reading Nguse Amlosom Made History at the 10,000m African Athletics Championships