Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with the Nigerian female Basket Ball team, D’Tigress, for qualifying for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
He urged the team to remain focused, determined and energized for a good outing at the global tournament.
President Buhari commended the sportsmanship and resilience of the team all through the qualifying stages, and in their trainings, saluting their courage in always putting out their best as they represent the country.
Being the current African Champions, President Buhari believes the D’Tigress already has the talents that could make global impact in the sport, assuring that the Federal Government would ensure proper preparation and mobilization for all outings.
The President also commends the team officials and the National Basket Ball Federation for the discipline and motivation of the D’Tigress.