Nigerian President congratulates Super Eagles for beating Cameroon

Timothy Choji, Niamey


Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the country’s national team, Super Eagles for winning their round of 16 match against the indomitable lions of Cameroon.

The Nigerians, who defeated their Cameroonian counterparts by 3:2 have now qualified for the quarter finals of the competition.

President Buhari recognised the hard work, team spirit and sportsmanship the boys have exhibited in the tournament, which are good signs for a team destined to excel.

With yet more hurdles to scale before lifting the diadem, the President urges the team and their handlers to remain focused and determined, assuring them of the fervent prayers and support of all Nigerians.