Muslim Arogundade

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameMuslim Aremu•Arogundade
Used nameMuslim•Arogundade
Born24 June 1926 in Ibadan, Oyo (NGR)
Diedin Lagos, Lagos (NGR) (Deceased, details unknown)
AffiliationsLagos United African Company Club, Lagos (NGR)
NOC Nigeria


Muslim Arogundade had the following podium finishes at major championships: 2nd in the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 4×110 yards Relay (with Edward Ajado, Abdul Karim Amu, and Karim Olowu). In the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 100 yards as well as in the 220 yards Arogundade was eliminated in the heats.

Personal Bests: 100 – unknown; 200 – unknown.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1952 Summer Olympics Athletics NGR Muslim Arogundade
200 metres, Men (Olympic) 5 h12 r1/4
4 × 100 metres Relay, Men (Olympic) Nigeria 5 h2 r2/3

Special Notes


Date of birth is uncertain. Commonwealth Games data also has a DOB of 24 June 1927, but multiple sources confirm the DOB listed above.