Chika chukwumerije is a Nigerian taekwondo black belt who have won several medals .
As reported by Brila.net, the three-time Olympian confirmed the NTF (Nigerian Taekwondo federation) had used the trials iyyn Abuja to discover athletes capable of competing for the nation at this year's continental event, which is due to take place in Morocco's capital Rabat from August 19 to 31.
Earlier this year, Chukwumerije was certified as a global educator by World Taekwondo.
The Nigerian gained the accolade after taking part in a course at the Taekwondowon in Muju in South Korea.
It means he is now certified to teach other coaches in Nigeria with the project designed to improve standards across the world.
Chukwumerije is the only Nigerian strong Martial artist to win an Olympic taekwondo medal.