The Nigerians are majestic at home where the 21st African Athletics Championships have been held since August 1st. Ese Brume thanks to a jump at 6m83 won the final of the long jump.
Marthe Yasmine Koala from Burkina Faso takes the silver medal with a performance of 6m54. The podium is completed by Linque Beneke of South Africa with a jump of 6m38.
The discus throw was also dominated by the Nigerians who make a double (gold, silver) in the event final.
The medal board
|2||Marthe Yasmine Koala||BFA||6m54|
*Sanama Angounougou (CMR) ends up in the 8th position with a 44m63 performance.