President Buhari Hails Super Falcons For Winning sportsAWCON 2016

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President Muhammadu Buhari has lauded

victorious Super Falcons for emerging

champions in the 2016 Africa Women Cup of


Nigeria defeated Cameroon 1-0 in the final match

to become the 8th time winner of the competition.

Reacting in a statement by his spokesman,

President Buhari said the hard-earned victory was

“very sweet and well-deserved”.

He commended the Falcons for their “indomitable

spirit, resilience and team work” which spurred

them to victory in spite of a vociferous home


President Buhari noted that the Nigerian team

achieved “this feat of being African champions

for the 8th time”.

According to him, this development has lifted the

spirits of sports-loving Nigerians.

He enjoined other Nigerian sports men and

women to emulate the exemplary attitude of the

Super Falcons who placed the interest of the

nation above personal interests,

He also promised that his government will

contribute to develop sports in the country.

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