Buhari Reacts To D’Tigress Win Over Argentina At Fiba W/Cup
President Muhammadu Buhari has hailed the D’Tigress for their win over Argentina at the 2018 Fiba Women’s World Cup on Tuesday.
The Nigerians ran to a hard-fought 75-70 victory over the South Americans in the competition in Spain, grabbing their second straight win in the tournament.
Reacting to the victory, Buhari lauded the team, saying he is proud of their performance.
“Congratulations to our women basketball team, D’Tigress, who today won their second game in the ongoing FIBA Women’s World Cup,” the president wrote on Twitter.
“We are proud of you, and of what you have accomplished so far.”
Nigeria will now play Greece in the quarterfinals qualification as they are now the first African team to win two games at the Fiba World Cup.