President Muhammadu Buhari has sent his words of congratulations to 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.
This was contained in a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, in Abuja, on Wednesday.
President Buhari, the statement said, joins 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, Mr. Adesina said, the President commends their hardwork, dedication, discipline and indomitable spirit, which are truly worthy of emulation.
The President urged the players and the coaching crew to remain focused and determined as they go for Gold in the final match on Sunday.
He assured them of the unflinching support, goodwill and prayers of the Federal Government and all Nigerians as they soar to victory.