Former presidential candidate for the Labour Party in the 2023 elections, Peter Obi, has extended his congratulations to the Super Eagles following their triumphant victory against South Africa’s Bafana Bafana in the AFCON semifinal.
Obi, who was present in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, to show his support for the Nigerian team during the crucial match against Angola, took to his social media account to express his joy.
In his post, he commended the Super Eagles for their exceptional display of resilience and determination on the field, which led to a well-deserved victory. He praised the team’s professionalism and patriotism, highlighting their unwavering commitment to bringing home the AFCON trophy.
Expressing his pride in the team’s achievement, Obi congratulated both the players and the nation at large for reaching the final stage of the tournament. He also expressed gratitude to everyone who has played a part in Nigeria’s successful journey thus far.
Looking ahead to the final match, Obi emphasized the importance of unity, stating his belief that together, as a unified nation, Nigeria can emerge victorious and lift the AFCON trophy. He reiterated his optimism for a “New Nigeria” characterized by unity, peace, and progress.
In conclusion, Obi reaffirmed his confidence in Nigeria’s potential, describing the nation as great and its people as resilient. He urged everyone to continue supporting the Super Eagles as they aim for glory in the upcoming final.