AFCON: Buhari Congratulate Super Eagles for beating Cameroon: President Buhari sent his congratulating message to the Super Eagles of Nigeria for making progress in the ongoing African Cup of Nations in Egypt. After a win over the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon.
In a statement from the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, Buhari acknowledged the hardwork. team spirit and sportsmanship the Eagles had exhibited in the tournament.
The president said such virtues were good signs for a team destined to excel, but added however, that there were more hurdles to scale before lifting the trophy.
He urged the team and their handlers to remain focused and determined and assured them of the fervent prayers and support of all Nigerians.
The Super Eagles scored twice in three minutes to come from behind to win a thrilling last-16 match 3-2 on Saturday.