Nigerians Reacts As Ethiopia's Legese Wins 2019 Lagos City Marathon
Sintayehu Legese. Twitter

Several reactions have trailed the emergence of Ethiopia’s Sintayehu Legese as the winner of the 2019 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon.

According to the Lagos State Government, 2,000 North Americans registered for the marathon while a total number of 4,000 participants from 58 countries are participating in the competition.

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Concise News reports that Legese on Saturday, February 2, won the marathon with a time of 2.17.28 and went home with $50,000 prize money.

While Kipkorir Joshua of Kenya came second as he finished with a time of 2.18.26.

Also, William Yegon of Kenya came third with a time of 2.14.04

Check out some of the reaction on Twitter as captured by Concise News: