Rt. Hon. Benjamin Okezie Kalu, Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives has lauded the Super Falcons of Nigeria for victory against Australia in the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup (WWC) match.
The Super Falcons on Thursday defeated Australia 3-2 at the Brisbane Stadium. The team beat its opponent to record its first win in the competition.
Speaking shortly after he received the good news while presiding over Thursday’s plenary, Kalu urged the Super Falcons to sustain the tempo, praying that they will bring back the trophy.
Kalu said, “It’s a happy day for Nigeria. We are out there especially our ladies, we must encourage them the most.
“Nothing unites us like sports. We appreciate our women out there who are working to bring back the trophy. We are with you, we are praying for you and hopefully you will bring back the trophy and we will be here to celebrate. Thank you and keep up the good job,” Kalu added.
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