World Champion, Tobi Amusan, took to her Facebook page on Wednesday to celebrate her nomination for the World Athlete of the Year award.
The world’s fastest 100m hurdler was one of the 10 nominees for the Women’s World Athlete of the Year award organised by World Athletics.
Amusan announced her nomination for the prestigious award via her Facebook page on Wednesday.
“I’m short of words! 🥺🥺 Through the grace of God, I have achieved so many ‘first by a Nigerian’ and this is yet another one. I’m so honoured to be selected as a World Athlete of the Year Nominee and the first Nigerian ever to reach this height!
“I have twice being named Nigerian Athlete of the Year by Athletic Heat Platform but this is my first international nomination and I want us to win it!,” she said.