A young Nigerian man identified as Wene Port Harcourt has embarked on a 5-day solo marathon from Lagos state to Port Harcourt in an attempt to break a Guinness World Record (GWR).
Wene shared his ambitious goal on Facebook, inviting others to join him on this challenging adventure.
He began his journey on October 17 and was expected to complete it on October 21.
Starting from Lekki Toll Gate at 4:00 a.m., Wene has already made significant progress and has reached Ogun state, according to reports.
Wene’s determination and resilience were greeted with encouragement from the public.
One Uche Obika said:
“The resilient spirit of an average Nigerian is unbeatable.
“Just imagine we have politicians that have common sense, Nigeria would have been heaven on earth.”
“Wishing you all the best.”
Godwin Anderson said:
“Safe Run/Walk. May FRSC, VIO, Police, Military Armed Ribbers, and HerdsMen Check Points not see, delay, or stop this great feat. May God guide you. Safe.”
Abigail Iyere Michael said:
“I just hope an ambulance will be following you.”