Why context is so important
The runner mentioned is Rachidatou Seini Maikido, who competes in women’s 400m. she is from Niger (officially known as the Republic of Niger), the largest nation in West Africa, and declared independence on August 1960 . It should not be mixed with Nigeria, the neighboring country.
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We wish her and all other athletes competing in the Olympic games best of luck!
The Ginger Team