East African Country - Ethopia has produced the winner of the Lagos City Marathon 2019, as Sintayehu Legese, an ethopian athlete who was announced as the first athlete to reach the finish line during the race.
Sintayehu Legese finished the race at exactly two hours, seventeen minutes and thirty-two seconds (2:17:32).
The marathon which kicked off at the National Stadium, Surulere in the morning of Saturday 2nd of Feburary 2019.
The winner of the race will go home with a sum of 50,000 dollars, the first runner ups will take up to 40,000 dollars, while the second runner ups will take 30,000 dollars respectively.
For those who emerged as winners within Nigeria, the winner will go home with 3 million Naira, the first-runner up will take 2 million naira, and while the second-runner up will take 1 million naira respectively.
The marathon which is divided into two sections which are the: 10km race and 3km race, as for the 10km race the winner will be dashed a brand new KIA Rio Car, the second place a sum of 1 million Naira, and third place a sum of 750,000 naira.