Buhari congratulates Eagles on victory over Algeria

Buhari congratulates Eagles on victory over Algeria
November 13 11:25 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari has rejoiced with the Super Eagles of Nigeria on their 3-1 victory over Desert Warriors of Algeria in the African qualifiers for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

According to a statement by his spokesman, Mallam Garba Shehu, President Buhari joined millions of football loving fans in the country in celebrating the very-much improved national team for meeting our expectations during the entertaining and action-soaked encounter.

“The President commends the team and its handlers for displaying uncommon strength, determination and high professionalism in the onward and steady progress to the 2018 tournament in Russia.

With six points in our kitty from two impressive wins, President Buhari assures the team that the Federal Government; and indeed all Nigerians will continue to support them to make the nation proud.

The President also commends the Akwa-Ibom State government for hosting the match and the fans for their good conduct and sportsmanship throughout the game,” the statement read in part.