1989 African Championships in Athletics

The 1989 African Championships in Athletics were held in Lagos, Nigeria.

Medal summaryEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres Amadou Mbagnick Mbaye
  Senegal
10.60 Salaam Gariba
  Ghana
10.64 Patrick Nwankwo
  Nigeria
10.66
200 metres Olapade Adeniken
  Nigeria
20.74 Davidson Ezinwa
  Nigeria
20.82 Nelson Boateng
  Ghana
20.84
400 metres Gabriel Tiacoh
  Ivory Coast
45.25 Simeon Kipkemboi
  Kenya
46.29 Hachim Ndiaye
  Senegal
46.69
800 metres Nixon Kiprotich
  Kenya
1:45.71 Joseph Chesire
  Kenya
1:45.96 Babacar Niang
  Senegal
1:46.09
1500 metres Joseph Chesire
  Kenya
3:39.43 Robert Kibet
  Kenya
3:40.05 Nixon Kiprotich
  Kenya
3:41.51
5000 metres John Ngugi
  Kenya
13:22.07 Addis Abebe
  Ethiopia
13:35.09 Moses Tanui
  Kenya
13:36.79
10000 metres Addis Abebe
  Ethiopia
27:51.07 Moses Tanui
  Kenya
28:22.90 Bedilu Kibret
  Ethiopia
28:29.14
Marathon Tsegaye Sengni
  Ethiopia
2:26:26 Kebede Balcha
  Ethiopia
2:26:35 Tekla Gebrselassie
  Ethiopia
2:26:55
3000 metre steeplechase Azzedine Brahmi
  Algeria
8:31.29 Micah Boinett
  Kenya
8:31.79 Boniface Merande
  Kenya
8:35.35
110 metres hurdles Ikechukwu Mbadugha
  Nigeria
14.16 Noureddine Tadjine
  Algeria
14.18 Akwasi Abrefa
  Ghana
14.56
400 metres hurdles Henry Amike
  Nigeria
49.58 Hamidou Mbaye
  Senegal
50.76 Saïd Aberkan
  Morocco
50.84
High jump Othmane Belfaa
  Algeria
2.20 Abdenour Krim
  Algeria
2.15 Boubacar Guèye
  Senegal
2.10
Pole vault Sami Si Mohamed
  Algeria
4.90 Issam Ben Mohamed
  Tunisia
4.80 Samir Agsous
  Algeria
4.60
Long jump Yusuf Alli
  Nigeria
8.27 Ayodele Aladefa
  Nigeria
7.89 Badara Mbengue
  Senegal
7.88
Triple jump Eugene Koranteng
  Ghana
16.83 Toussaint Rabenala
  Madagascar
16.80 Paul Nioze
  Seychelles
16.74
Shot put Robert Welikhe
  Kenya
17.28 Chima Ugwu
  Nigeria
16.76 Vincent Oghene
  Nigeria
16.62
Discus throw Hassan Ahmed Hamad
  Egypt
53.44 Vincent Oghene
  Nigeria
52.98 Ikechukwu Chika
  Nigeria
50.70
Hammer throw Hakim Toumi
  Algeria
69.98 Hassan Chahine
  Morocco
66.86 Djamel Zouiche
  Algeria
63.52
Javelin throw Pius Bazighe
  Nigeria
68.96 Mongi Alimi
  Tunisia
68.42 William Sang
  Kenya
68.06
Decathlon Mourad Mahour Bacha
  Algeria
7080 Hatem Bachar
  Tunisia
6757 Stanley Flowers
  Zimbabwe
6519
(NR)
20 kilometre road walk Mohamed Bouhalla
  Algeria
1:30:43 Abdelwahab Ferguène
  Algeria
1:36:49 Bekele Lema
  Ethiopia
1:45:25
4 × 100 metres relay   Nigeria 39.94   Kenya 40.78   Ivory Coast 40.91
4 × 400 metres relay   Kenya 3:04.44   Nigeria 3:05.54   Senegal 3:08.18

Women's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres Mary Onyali
  Nigeria
11.22 Tina Iheagwam
  Nigeria
11.28 Rufina Uba
  Nigeria
11.47
200 metres Mary Onyali
  Nigeria
23.00 Falilat Ogunkoya
  Nigeria
23.74 Lalao Ravaonirina
  Madagascar
23.94
400 metres Falilat Ogunkoya
  Nigeria
51.22 Fatima Yusuf
  Nigeria
52.30 Airat Bakare
  Nigeria
52.38
800 metres Hassiba Boulmerka
  Algeria
2:06.80 Zewde Haile Mariam
  Ethiopia
2:08.20 Emebet Shiferaw
  Ethiopia
2:09.30
1500 metres Hassiba Boulmerka
  Algeria
4:13.85 Hellen Kimaiyo
  Kenya
4:16.42 Emebet Shiferaw
  Ethiopia
4:20.81
3000 metres Hellen Kimaiyo
  Kenya
9:14.97 Jane Ngotho
  Kenya
9:15.43 Luchia Yishak
  Ethiopia
9:24.31
10000 metres Jane Ngotho
  Kenya
33:05.60 Tigist Moreda
  Ethiopia
34:05.58 Marcianne Mukamurenzi
  Rwanda
34:09.48
100 metres hurdles Dinah Yankey
  Ghana
13.68 Hope Obika
  Nigeria
13.80 Mosun Adesina
  Nigeria
13.86
400 metres hurdles Maria Usifo
  Nigeria
55.45 Marie Womplou
  Ivory Coast
57.57 Zewde Haile Mariam
  Ethiopia
59.51
High jump Lucienne N'Da
  Ivory Coast
1.81 Nkechi Madubuko
  Nigeria
1.78 Yasmina Azzizi
  Algeria
1.78
Long jump Chioma Ajunwa
  Nigeria
6.53 Beatrice Utondu
  Nigeria
6.20 Christy Opara
  Nigeria
6.18
Shot put Hanan Ahmed Khaled
  Egypt
14.28 Mariam Nnodu
  Nigeria
14.02 Ann Otutu
  Nigeria
13.88
Discus throw Zoubida Laayouni
  Morocco
51.14 Hanan Ahmed Khaled
  Egypt
50.32 Nabila Mouelhi
  Tunisia
46.80
Javelin throw Chinweoke Chikwelu
  Nigeria
52.18 Milka Johnson
  Kenya
50.32 Yasmina Azzizi
  Algeria
48.16
Heptathlon Yasmina Azzizi
  Algeria
5957 Nacèra Zaaboub (Achir)
  Algeria
5573 Chinweoke Chikwelu
  Nigeria
5503
5000 metre track walk Agnetha Chelimo
  Kenya
26:36.18 Mercy Nyambura
  Kenya
27:08.58
4 × 100 metres relay   Nigeria 44.6   Ghana 45.4   Ivory Coast 46
4 × 400 metres relay   Nigeria 3:33.12   Kenya 3:39.60   Ivory Coast 3:41.87

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Nigeria1412935
2  Algeria94417
3  Kenya811423
4  Ethiopia24713
5  Ghana2226
6  Ivory Coast2136
7  Egypt2103
8  Senegal1157
9  Morocco1113
10  Tunisia0314
11  Madagascar0112
12  Rwanda0011
  Seychelles0011
  Zimbabwe0011
Totals (14 nations)414140122

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