Senator Orji Kalu, has congratulated the Super Eagles for their win over the Squirrels of the Republic of Benin.
Orji Uzor Kalu is a Nigerian politician and businessman. He is the chairman of SLOK Holding and the Daily Sun and New Telegraph newspapers in Nigeria. Former Governor of Abia State, Nigeria from 1999 to 2007.
The Senator in a congratulatory message on Sunday in Abuja, described the victory as a reassurance of the players preparedness to come out victorious in the 2021 African Cup of Nations (AFCON).
He commended the players for their commitment and determination in making Nigeria proud and greets the national coach, Gernot Rohr and other officials for the experience deployed in managing the national team.
“I am optimistic that the 2021 AFCON will also be a good outing for Super Eagles”.
Senator Kalu congratulated Nigerians on the victory and advocated private sector participation in sports development in Nigeria.