- President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Nigerian female basketball team, D’Tigress for its victory at the just concluded Afro Basketball Women Championship
- D’Tigress crushed all their opponents including the host country to become back-to-back African Basketball Champions
The Nigeria women’s basketball team, D’Tigress defeated the Senegalese female basketball team in the finals of the Afro Basketball Women Championship.
They won by 60-55 points to become back-to-back African Basketball Champions.
Nigeria’s president, Muhammadu Buhari tweeted about the victory and congratulated the team.
See tweet below:
“Congratulations, @DtigressNG. African Champions again! You have risen to the occasion, and conquered the continent one more time. We are very proud of what you have accomplished. The entire country rejoices with you!”
The final game was played between the two West African countries on Sunday, August 18.
D’Tigress was explosive throughout the competition they won the last time as they came in as defending champions.