Edo 2024 Governorship Aspirant Honors D’Tigress’ Historic 4th Consecutive Afrobasket Triumph and Olympic Qualification
Hon. Dr. Joseph Ikpea, a prominent contender for the Edo 2024 governorship, extends heartfelt congratulations to the remarkable D’Tigress, the national women’s basketball team of Nigeria, on their triumphant 4th consecutive victory at the Afrobasket tournament. The resounding win, achieved at the BK Arena in Kigali, Rwanda, stands as a testament to their unwavering determination and skill.
With unwavering resolve, the Nigerian D’Tigress faced formidable opponents and emerged as African champions, etching their names into history. Their outstanding performance not only secured their continental dominance but also earned them a coveted chance to vie for glory at the 2024 Olympics in the women’s basketball event.
In his celebratory message, Hon. Dr. Joseph Ikpea wholeheartedly applauds the entire team and coaching staff for their triumphant journey in the 2023 FIBA Women’s AfroBasket tournament. This momentous achievement is a source of immense pride for Nigeria, and the aspirant takes special note of Rema Wakama’s groundbreaking role as the first female coach to lead her team to victory in this championship.
Furthermore, Hon. Dr. Joseph Ikpea seizes the moment to extend his well-wishes to the Super Falcons, Nigeria’s women’s national football team, as they prepare to face England in the round of 16 stage of the ongoing FIFA Women’s World Cup. With enthusiasm and optimism, he joins the nation in rallying behind the Super Falcons, hoping for their resounding success on the global stage.