President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the home-based Super Eagles of Nigeria on their victory over Sudan in the semi-final of the 2018 Championship of African Nations CHAN in Marrakesh, Morocco.
President Buhari, in a statement by the special adviser on media and publicity, Femi Adesina, joined millions of football loving Nigerians in celebrating the spectacular performance of the team which qualified them for the final on sunday with Morocco.
Having keenly followed the team’s progress throughout the tournament with delight, the president commended their hard work, dedication, discipline and indomitable spirit, which he noted are truly worthy of emulation.
President Buhari urged the players and the coaching crew to remain focused and determined as they go for gold in the final match on Sunday.
The Super Eagles defeated a strong side sudan by one goal to in the semi-final match played yesterday to qualify for the final of the African Nations Championship in Morocco.