#TokyoOlympics: Cross River Born Edem Offiong Secures Nigeria’s First Victory

In Breaking News, International News, Sports

By CrossRiverWatch Admin

Table Tennis star, Edem Offiong has secured Nigeria’s victory at the ongoing Olympics in Tokyo, Japan.

Offiong beat Hungarian, Dora Madarasz 4-1 to progress into the second round of the women’s singles table tennis.

Edem won three straight sets, 11-8, 11-9 and 11-9 before Dora pulled one back 9-11 before Edem rounded up with 11-4.

A native of Bayside, Calabar South Local Government Area of Cross River State, Edem had carried out an outreach to get new stars and tackle crime shortly before departing for Tokyo.

Since You Are Here, Support Good Journalism

CrossRiverWatch was founded on the ideals of deploying tech tools to report in an ethical manner, news, views and analysis with a narrative that ensures transparency in governance, a good society and an accountable democracy.

Everyone appreciates good journalism but it costs a lot of money. Nonetheless, it cannot be sacrificed on the altar of news commercialisation.

Consider making a modest contribution to support CrossRiverWatch's journalism of credibility and integrity in order to ensure that all have continuous free access to our noble endeavor.


New Feature: Don't miss any of our news again.Get all our articles in your facebook chat box.Click the Facebook Messenger Icon below to subscribe now

Text Advert by CRWatch :Place Yours

Will You To Learn How To Make Millions Of Naira Making Special Creams From Your Kitchen?.Click Here

Expose Your Business And Make More Sales. Advertise On CrossRiverWatch.com Today

You may also read!

Ongoing: Again, Four Feared Dead In Fierce Communal Battle Between Nko And Onyadama

By Patrick Obia Listen To The Report The lingering communal crisis between the Nko and Onyadama of Yakurr and


Foundation Tackles Vaccine Hesitancy In Cross River

By Tina Agosi, Guardian, Newspaper Listen To The Report AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), a non-governmental organization, yesterday, engaged over


Court To Deliver Judgement On Death Of A’lbom Job Seeker August 4

By Iniobong Ekponta, Leadership Newspaper Listen To The Report The protracted legal battle in search of justice for the


Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu

Share this now