WAUG: UNIPORT garners 135 medals, emerges overall winner at 14th games

The university won the 13-day competition with 75 gold, 36 silver and 24 bronze medals to top the medals table

University of Port Harcourt on Monday emerged the overall winner of the 14th West Africa University Games hosted by the institution in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
The university won the 13-day competition with 75 gold, 36 silver and 24 bronze medals to top the medals table.
University of Lagos came second with 16 gold, 24 silver and 16 bronze medals, while University of Cape Coast, Ghana won nine gold, three silver and four bronze medals to finish third.
The final medals table at the games obtained by the News Agency of Nigeria showed that 36 universities, which participated at the just concluded collegiate sports fiesta, collectively won 462 medals.
The medals table at the games is displayed as follows:

1stUniversity of Port Harcourt753624135
2ndUniversity of Lagos16241656
3rdUniversity of Cape Coast Ghana93416
4thObafemi Awolowo University83718
5thBayero University Kano67922
6thUniversity of Ghana (LEGON)5122138
7thUniversity of Development Studies Ghana55616
8thUniversity of Ilorin521017
9thUniversity of Benin312924
10thNile University of Nigeria38415
11thNnamdi Azikiwe University Awka23510
12thNiger Delta University2316
13thKwara State University2002
14thUniversity of Nigeria Nsukka15511
15thFederal University of Technology Akure1315
16thFederal University of Agriculture Abeokuta1258
17thUniversity of Uyo1247
18thUniversity of Ibadan11911
19thKaduna State University of Science and Techno1124
20thAmbrose Alli University Ekpoma1001
21stDelta State University0369
22ndLagos State University0347
23rdOlabisi Onabanjo University0224
24thIbrahim Badamasi Babangida University0213
25thBenue State University0145
26thUniversity of Maiduguri0134
27thFederal University of Technology Owerri0112
28thNasarawa State University, Keffi0101
28thFederal University of Petroleum Resources0101
30thUniversity of Calabar0022
31stImo State University0011
32ndUniversity of Abuja0011
33rdRivers State University0000
33rdUniversity of Sierra Leone0000
33rdAkwa Ibom State University0000
33rdFederal University of Technology Niger State0000