About

Introduction

The National Anti-Corruption Marathon is an annual marathon event organized by the Fair Play International Sports Agency and the Federal Ministry of Youths and Sports Development, Nigeria in collaboration/ partnership with other MDAs (Ministries, Departments, and Agencies), the private sector and international organisations. The major aim of the marathon is to create awareness in the need for resilience, stamina, focus, determination,and sincerity of purpose as major ingredients in the fight against corruption as these are all major factors that will ensure a participant's emergence as a winner in any marathon race. The organizers are committed to professional best practices inline with the standards set by the World Athletics federating body.

Maiden Edition

The maiden edition held on 10th December, 2018. Find below winners of the first ten positions in male and female cartegories respectively.

Men:

  • 1st Adamu Shehu Muazu
  • 2nd Gideon Goyet
  • 3rd Emmanuel Gyang
  • 4th Ndung Njim
  • 5th Tokbe Gwet Christopher
  • 6th Stephen Joshua Dalyop
  • 7th Jigak Monday Auta
  • 8th Williams Kefas
  • 9th Okot Friday Jethro
  • 10th Husamatu Sanusi

Women:

  • 1st Deborah Pam Badung
  • 2nd Olude Fadekemi
  • 3rd Elizabeth Nuhu Power
  • 4th Dinatu Yohanna
  • 5th Hudung Gyang Stephen
  • 6th Onan Sale
  • 7th Monica Ezekiel
  • 8th Unity Amos
  • 9th Yepakmwa Mathew
  • 10th Morshimwa Golmine

Prize Money

There are no fixed amounts. This is highly dependent on the amount of resources available to the organisers. How ever, below is the list for the 2nd edition (this is thesame as that of the first edition).

Men:

  • 1st: One Million Naira Only (N1,000,000)
  • 2nd Five Hundred Thousand Naira Only (N500,000)
  • 3rd Two Hundred Thousand Naira Only (N200,000)
  • 4th One Hundred Thousand Naira Only (N100,000)
  • 5th Seventy Thousand Naira Only (N70,000)
  • 6th Sixty Thousand Naira Only (N60,000)
  • 7th Fifty Thousand Naira Only (N50,000)
  • 8th Forty Thousand Naira Only (N40,000)
  • 9th Thirty Thousand Naira Only (N30,000)
  • 10th Twenty Thousand Naira Only (N20,000)

Women:

  • 1st: One Million Naira Only (N1,000,000)
  • 2nd Five Hundred Thousand Naira Only (N500,000)
  • 3rd Two Hundred Thousand Naira Only (N200,000)
  • 4th One Hundred Thousand Naira Only (N100,000)
  • 5th Seventy Thousand Naira Only (N70,000)
  • 6th Sixty Thousand Naira Only (N60,000)
  • 7th Fifty Thousand Naira Only (N50,000)
  • 8th Forty Thousand Naira Only (N40,000)
  • 9th Thirty Thousand Naira Only (N30,000)
  • 10th Twenty Thousand Naira Only (N20,000)