President Muhamamdu Buhari on Saturday felicitated with Nigerian football star, Asisat Oshoala, for winning the CAF Women’s African Football Player of the Year.
In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, the President praised the Falcon’s player.
The statement read “The President commends the strength, dexterity
and focus Oshoala has displayed, working really hard from an early age
to represent Nigeria in international tournaments before she was 20
years, and always showcasing her skills in her clubs.
“President Buhari believes that the footballer’s many awards and
achievements, which includes winning the CAF award for the third time,
at such age clearly demonstrates that she always rises to the occasion
as a professional, and deserves continental recognitions.”