President Mbuhari congratulate the Super Eagles for the win this evening in his tweets,
Tonight the Super Eagles gave us a 57th Independence Anniversary gift. I join millions of Nigerians in rejoicing with the players and crew.
The Federal Government is grateful to the Government of Akwa Ibom for the invaluable support it has been rendering to the Super Eagles.
The perseverance, resilience, discipline, hard work and team-spirit which has propelled the Eagles to excel is worthy of emulation by all.