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LDS Nigerian teen wins national chess compeition

Olalemi "Lemy" Adeseye Adekunle, 13, a deacon in the Ojodu Ward, Nigeria Lagos Stake, took first place in his age group at a Nigeria Inter-School Chess Tournament. He also participated in the Lagos State Inter-School Tournament, where he won a silver medal.

"I was very, very happy for following the feeling I had, and I was announced as the best U-14 Player in Nigeria and was presented with a gold medal and a certificate,” he said.

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