President Muhammadu Buhari
has congratulated the home-based
Super Eagles of Nigeria on their
victory over Sudan in the semifinal
of the 2018 Championship
of African Nations, CHAN, in
Marrakesh, Morocco.
The Nigerian team beat their
Sudanese opponents one nil and
will now face host nation Morocco
in the Final on Sunday.
Morocco had qualified for the
final earlier in the day after they
beat Libya 3-1.
Mr. Buhari in a statement by
his spokesperson, Femi Adesina
late on Wednesday said he joins
“millions of football loving
Nigerians in celebrating the
spectacular performance of the
team which qualified them for the
final on Sunday with Morocco”.
The statement said, ”having
keenly followed the team’s progress
throughout the tournament with
delight, the President commends
their ‘hardwork, dedication,
discipline and indomitable
spirit, which are truly worthy of
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 President assured them of the
unflinching support, goodwill and
prayers of the Federal Government
and all Nigerians as they soar to

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