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@News - President to receive victorious D’Tigress(Women Basketball)


President Buhari to receive victorious D’Tigress
The senior national women basketball team had on Sunday won the 2017 FIBA Women’s AfroBasket Championship at Bamako in Mali after beating defending champions Senegal in the final match.
President Muhammadu Buhari will be receiving the victorious D’Tigress at Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting in Abuja.Solomon Dalung, the Minister of Youth and Sports, announced on Tuesday.
Dalung who disclosed this during a reception for the new African women basketball champions at the Abuja National Stadium said the ceremony would be in a further appreciation of the team.
“Becoming Women’s AfroBasket champions after 12 years is an achievement worthy of celebration.
“Winning the African Championship for the third time establishes you (Nigeria) as a force to reckon with in African basketball.
“I am convinced that this will boost your confidence to perform well at the World Championship in Spain in 2018,
The Minister said the victory helped to underline his belief that “when we do things the right way, we will always get the right results’’
 
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