Somalia met with great criticism from the untrained sprinter sent to the China athletics 2023

Somali minister apologises after untrained ‘sprinter’ enters 100m race at university World Games in China.

Nasra Abukar Ali took more than 20 seconds to finish the 100m race at the World University Games in China, with footage showing she came last by a considerable distance.

A Somalian sports official has been suspended after an untrained female sprinter represented the African country at an international athletics competition in China.