3 “When I think about hurdle, it gives me a great deal of joy and it helps me think straight and right, though hurdle is very technical.
4 “It brings out the real me, it gives me joy no matter my position, even when I am sick and cannot do anything.
5 “All you have to do is bring a hurdle and I will stand up, that is how strong my love for hurdle is. I always call hurdle my wife, funny though,” he said.
6 Musa who gave reasons for placing fourth at the championships in Abidjan, said that he had learnt from his mistakes.
7 ” I had a good start but my error was hitting the hurdle instead of going over it, and my hand co-ordination was bad,” he said.
8 The athlete who started career in 2014 said that Abejoye Oyeniyi, Martins Ogeriakhi and Abullahi Bashiru were his role models in Nigeria.
9 “Internationally, my role models are Aries Merritte, a world record holder, and David Oliver,” he told NNN.
10 He also said that one of his targets was to feature in the African Games.
11 ” I have gotten some of my targets for the year and I am still pushing for more, but I will be proud to go for the African Games.’’
12 The athlete coached by Delta’s Owivri Edirin added that he targeted an Olympic gold medal.