The much awaited Lagos City Marathon has ended with over 20,000 athletes, including 150 local and international world-class runners who participated. Kenyan Marathoner- Abraham Kipton has won the inaugural edition of the race.
Citizens from Nigeria, Kenya, Ethiopia, Morocco, Uganda, India, Cameroon, Asia and other parts of the world were very much in the city of Lagos to contest for the ultimate $50, 000 prize money to be given to the first.
Kenya’s Abraham Kipton came in first position, running 2hrs 16mins, 19seconds.
Kenya’s Hossei ran 2hrs 16mins 34seconds to come in second position.
Ethiopia’s Debebe Ethosa came in third, running 2hrs 16min 40secs.