1st Nigerians to hoist it flag on the highest mountain in Eastern Europe of Ukraine
1st Nigerians to hoist it’s flag on the highest mountain in Eastern Europe of Ukraine
History was made on the Saturday,25th sept 2011 when two Nigerians Chinedu Agunanne and Iroko Emamuzo who are final year Pharmacy students of Ternopil State Medical University in Ternopil City of Ukraine climbed to the highest peak of Hoverla mountain (Ukrainian: ???????, Hoverla; Hungarian: Hóvár; Romanian: Hovârla; Goverla, Czech and Slovak: Hoverla, Polish: Howerla, Russian: ??????? ) which is 2,061 m, and the highest mountain in Ukraine and part of the Carpathian Mountains.
Being so happy of what they have achieved, Chinedu decided to leave a mark by tearing his shirt which had Nigerian 48th Independece inscribed on it to show tourist from the whole world that Nigerians were there.The Hoverla mountain is one of the most visited spot in the Carpathian Mountains system by tourist around the world. See more pictures below and also watch the video