President of the 9th Senate, Senator Ahmad Lawan, has congratulated the Super Eagles for defeating the Bafana Bafana of South African at the semi-final stage of the ongoing African Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament.
Lawan in a statement signed by his Media Aide,Ezrel Tabiowu described Nigeria’s win as a victory for courage and skill.
He noted that the victory of the Super Eagles marked a crucial step in Nigeria’s quest to reclaim the AFCON title and cement its status as Africa’s footballing giant.
Lawan’s congratulatory message reads,
“Today, the Super Eagles of Nigeria emerged victorious against the Bafana Bafana of South Africa in a gripping encounter at the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament in Ivory Coast.
“From the onset of the match, both teams exhibited determination and tactical prowess. However, Nigeria’s spirited display of skillful football kept the South African side on high alert and ensured our victory.
“Nigeria’s triumph over South Africa is a testament to the team’s hard work, tactical discipline, and resilient spirit. The victory marks a crucial step in our quest to reclaim the AFCON title and cement our status as the giant of African football.
“As the AFCON tournament progresses, Nigeria’s victory against South Africa provides a glimmer of hope and inspiration for the team and Nigerians.
“I congratulate and commend the players, management and technical crew for their collective efforts and roles in ensuring the nation’s overall success during the AFCON tournament.
“The Super Eagles have demonstrated their ability to rise to the occasion and overcome adversity. With their sights set on the ultimate prize, Nigeria looks to continue their winning ways and bring home the AFCON trophy once again.”