The Tremendous Eagles of Nigeria have been hosted by President Bola Ahmed Tinubu after the group completed in second place on the simply concluded 2023 Africa Cup of Nations.
The three-time AFCON winner was hosted on the State Home Council Chambers in Abuja on Tuesday, February 13, 2024, just a few hours after the gamers arrived in Nigeria from Abidjan. Nigeria misplaced the ultimate sport 2-1 towards Cote d’Ivoire which was performed on Sunday, February 11, 2024.
All members of the Tremendous Eagles group have been awarded with the Member of the Order of Niger (MON) by the President of Nigeria, Bola Tinubu, a flat every and a plot of land within the Federal Capital Territory.
Nigeria took the lead within the match after William Troost-Ekong scored a wonderful header within the first half, however Franck Kessie and Sebastien Haller scored within the second half which gave the Ivorians the trophy.
The Tremendous Eagles arrived within the nation within the early hours of Tuesday, they have been welcomed by a crowd of individuals with Nigerian flags on the airport. The followers clapped and cheered because the gamers descended from the aircraft.