Ejike made a lift of 130kg in the -48kg women's category to set a new world record while her first lift of 125kg set a new Paralympic Record. She however failed in an audacious attempt to lift 137.5kg.
Ejike joins Ruel Ishaku in winning Paralympic gold for
In Table Tennis meanwhile, Biyi Olufemi lost his third match in the round robin stage to Gerben Last; his 3-0 loss to the Dutch man coming after victories over Yuriy Shchepanskyy and Xiaolei Lu.
On the medals table,
South Africa remains in ninth position with five gold and one bronze medal while Algeria have three gold and three bronze in 14th place.