Unlike the typical England football team who blame it on the weather, football pitch etc as their reason to win back the world cup since 1966, Africa has its own unique reasons for failures, dissapointments etc. "Spiritual attack! . Nigeria's most favoured athlete to win a medal, blessing Okagbare, failed to win any medal and actually came last position in the 100m final race.
Mother of one of Team Nigeria’s athlete, Mrs Glory Udoh who came to the Olympic Village yesterday said that it was so glaring that
spiritual forces were against the Nigerian.
“We wept openly yesterday. You could see her struggling to get off the block. But they have failed, because God has taken supremacy and control of Team Nigeria’s activities. Her name is a blessing, and God has blessed her that no evil forces will stand on the way of the team, again.
The Mrs Udoh who flew all the way from Houston to London to be with her daughter said that Team Nigeria will surprise many in their remaining events.
‘’God has opened the floodgates for his children to rise and shine. Team Nigeria shall move and nothing will stand on their way again,’’ she prayed.