The presidential candidate of the African Action Congress in the last general elections, Omoyele Sowore, on Saturday, participated in the maiden Abuja International Marathon.

Kenya’s Emmanuel Naibet and Bahrain runner Ruth Jebet won the men’s and women’s categories of the race.

Naibet won the race with a time of 2:13: 45. This is the second time Naibet is winning a marathon in Nigeria. He won the 2021 edition of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon.

Below are pictures from the marathon.