FIBA Women’s W/Cup: Buhari Hails D’Tigress After Beating Argentina
Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the women’s basketball team, D’Tigress for recording a second straight win at the ongoing FIBA Women’s World Cup in Spain.
D’Tigress beat Argentina 75-70 after a 74-68 victory over Turkey.
Buhari, who is in the United States of America attending the United Nations General Assembly, took to twitter to congratulate the girls for their first ever back-to-back wins at a FIBA Women’s World Cup.
“Congratulations to our women basketball team, D'Tigress, who today won their second game in the ongoing FIBA Women’s World Cup. We are proud of you, and of what you have accomplished so far.”
Nigeria takes on Greece in the quarterfinal playoff on Wednesday, and victory will set them up against USA.
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