Femi Adesina, the presidential media aide, took to the Twitter to praise Nigerian football team the Golden Eaglets for their success.


He also congratulates the basketball team, scramble, saying that President Muhammadu Buhari is responsible for their victories.

Nigeria made the history as only the second country to retain the U17 World Cup courtesy of  2-0 victory of Mali in the final of the championship in Chile.

READ ALSO: Golden Eaglets Spank Mali To Retain U-17 World Cup

Nigerian team have already won the race a record four times, and successfully defended the trophy they won two years ago in Abu Dhabi.

Adesina said that Nigerians are yet to see anything, more to come from PMB.


Basketball champ. Scrabble champ. Under 17 World Cup champ. All under PMB. Nigerians ain’t seen nothing yet. True change is here. Congrats.

— Femi Adesina (@FemAdesina) November 9, 2015

The leader of the nation had a live telephone conversation with players and officials of the U-17 national team, Golden Eaglets before the match.

Buhari, GoldenEaglets

Buhari with Golden Ealets in 1985

President Buhari welcomed victorious Eaglets in 1985, about to do same again.

Buhari was military head of state 30 years ago when Nigeria won the inaugural FIFA cadet World Cup in China, and actually gave the team the nickname ‘Golden Eaglets.’


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