The first edition of the Kaduna Marathon has kicked off with athletes from far and near jostling for laurels.
The Minister of Sport, Sunday Dare, is represented at the event by Ex-Olympian Mary Onyali.
Kaduna State Governor, Nasr El-Rufai, made this known in a tweet on Saturday morning.
“KADUNA UPDATE: The first edition of the #KadunaMarathon has taken off. Elite athletes, young and old runners are partaking in this sporting and social event.
” Ex-Olympian Mary Onyali, representing the Minister of Sport, and Jimi Lawal have flagged off the main 21km race,” the governor tweeted at @GovKaduna.
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