Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwatotimi Akeredolu has congratulated the Senior National Football Team, Super Eagles for making Nigeria proud by booking a ticket to 2018, World Cup slated for Russia.
Akeredolu in a statement signed by the commissioner for Information and orientation, Mr Yemi Olowolabi, said the hunger and will the boys displayed in all the matches was truly the Nigerian spirit.
“In the last match an ambitious Zambian side, the Super Eagles were dogged, focused and maturity to win.
“They have by clinching this world cup ticket shown the world that we are still the giants, the first and the best there is in Africa.
He said Super Eagles truly drew home the point that collectively, Nigeria is great and possesses the ability to overcome its challenges and spring surprises
“As we prepare for the world cup, let us do it diligently and painstakingly. We have conquered Africa; we can conquer the world,” he said.