"Congratulations on your successful outing so far in the African Nations Championship. You still have two more hurdles to bring the trophy to Nigeria .

"I urged you to maintain your commitment, hard work and discipline which brought this emphatic win and go all the way to win the trophy".

This is according to the Nigeria's Minister of Youth and Sports,  Solomon Dalung.

He congratulated the Super Eagles for qualifying for the semi finals of the African Nations Championship, but like Oliver Twist, he wants more in Morocco.

The Super Eagles came from behind to defeat Angola 2-1 in a keenly contested match on Sunday night in Tangiers.

The Minister praised the team for putting up a good fight against the Angolans urging them to reinforce their dominance in African football.

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Dalung also commended the officials and players of the team for their superb team spirit, outstanding display and unity of purpose.

"I urge you to continue in like manner and approach your subsequent games with same commitment and dedication until victory is achieved", the Minister said.

The CHAN trophy is the only high-profile African title yet to be won by Nigeria.

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