Kenyan Kiprotich Wins 2018 Lagos City Marathon

Kenyan-born French runner Abraham Kiprotich has emerged the winner of the 2018 edition of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon. He finished first at two hours eight minutes and he will take home $50,000 prize money. Also the Ethiopian lady Herpha Guta, emerged as the first female to finish the 2018 edition of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon Participants at the Access Bank/Lagos City Marathon Saturday, defied an early morning rain to run in the 42km race which started at the National Stadium, Surulere, and Lagos. The rain which started at about 5 a.m. did not hinder participants and spectators which included Lagos State Governor Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, his wife Mrs. Bolanle Ambode and members of the state executive council, amongst others who turned out in their thousands to participate in the marathon race.