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Nigeria at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games

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Host City: Melbourne, Australia (November 22, 1956 to December 8, 1956)
Opening Ceremony: November 22, 1956
Closing Ceremony: December 8, 1956

Events for Nigeria: 6 in 1 sport
Participants for Nigeria: 10 (10 men and 0 women)
Youngest Participant for Nigeria: Abdul Karim Amu (23 years, 16 days)
Oldest Participant for Nigeria: Karim Olowu (32 years, 171 days)
Most Medals for Nigeria (Athlete): No medalists

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10 Athletes

Rk Athlete Gender Age Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 Edward Ajado Male 27 Athletics
2 Abdul Karim Amu Male 23 Athletics
3 Julius Chigbolu Male 27 Athletics
4 Paul Engo Male 25 Athletics
5 Titus Erinle Male 29 Athletics
6 Peter Esiri Male 28 Athletics
7 Vincent Gabriel Male Athletics
8 Thomas Obi Male Athletics
9 Karim Olowu Male 32 Athletics
10 Rafiu Oluwa Male 25 Athletics

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