The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has congratulated the Super Eagles of Nigeria on their victory against Bafana Bafana of South Africa.
Sanwo-Olu sent his congratulatory message in a tweet he shared on his X handle few minutes after the match on Wednesday.
The governor prayed that the Super Eagles defeat their next opponent to win the AFCON trophy.
Sanwo-Olu’s tweet read, “We did it!!!! So proud of our Super Eagles for finding that extra tenacity to push through.
“From Nwabali with the in-match and penalty heroics to Ekong to Osimhen for taking initiative to help us score in the match and to the silent hero, Coach
José Peseiro, everyone dug deep to give us this one.
“Off to the finals and by God’s grace the Cup. For now, we’re playing @asakemusik ‘s Amapiano for the rest of the week.”
Nigeria’s performance in the AFCON has brought the Super Eagles to the final as they strive to secure their fourth AFCON trophy.