Ogun State won 70 medals at the National Sports Festival in Delta State.

The state won 70 Delta State medals and won the bid to host the 22nd edition in the state. The biannual national sporting event was billed for December 4-10.

The Ogun State contingent finished eighth in the record with a total number of 70 medals, 15 gold, 18 silver and 37 bronze medals at the just concluded national sports festival in Delta State.

Delta dominated again with 648 medals, 320 gold medals, 200 silver medals, and 128 bronze medals.

Bayelsa State finished second with a total number of 337 medals, 132 gold medals, 115 silver medals, and 90 bronze medals, while Edo State finished third with 339 medals, 78 gold medals, 94 silver medals, and 167 medals. bronze.

Oyo State finished fourth on the record to set a record of winning 50 gold medals at a single national sports festival, the state won 163 medals, 51 silver and 62 bronze.

Lagos finished fifth with 172 medals, 41 gold medals, 57 silver medals, and 74 bronze medals.

Dapo Abiodun has promised to give the gold medalist one million naira, the silver medalist will receive five hundred thousand naira.

He said that the bronze medalists will get two hundred and fifty thousand naira each and the athletes who did not win the medal will get one hundred thousand naira each.