Brume said she decided to decorate Bishop Oyedepo with the medal, adding that she dedicates the award to her coach, Kayode Gaya, and her family.
EveryEvery.ng gathered that Brume said she wants to do it before leaping to her first Olympic medal, adding that the award means a lot to her.
The athlete noted that winning the medal means that God is alive, adding that she plans to go to Canaan-Land to wear the medal on Bishop Oyedepo. She further expressed delight in making it to the top three at the Olympics.
Ese Brume won bronze for Nigeria at the ongoing Tokyo 2020 Olympics in women’s long jump. Meanwhile, Germany’s Malaika Mihambo soared to gold in the women’s long jump.
You will recall that Brume won bronze at the 2019 World Championships in Doha; also, she was the only Nigerian athlete who reached the final of her event at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, where she placed fifth.