Kenya has won the 2018 African Senior Athletics Championships in Asaba, Delta State, with 11 gold, six silver and two bronze.

South Africa came second with nine gold, 13 silver and eight bronze while Nigeria took third with nine gold, five silver and five bronze.

Morocco came fourth with two gold, three silver and four bronze while Ethiopia took fifth with two gold, two silver and four bronze. Ivory Coast placed sixth with two gold, two silver and two bronze.

Meanwhile, President of the Nigeria Olympics Committee, Habu Gumel has commended the local organizing committee of the Stephen Keshi stadium that hosted the track and field event, just as he said he looks forward to more championships in Nigeria.