Chief Executive of ECONET and Kwese Inc, Dr Strive Masiyiwa has congratulated the Super Eagles of Nigeria for securing the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup ticket. The Eagles defeated Zambia by a lone goal in front of home fans to seal a spot in the most prestigious football tournament in the world.
The Eagles who also became the first African team to qualify for the event following Alex Iwobi’s 73rd minute strike
Strive said on one of his widely read Facebook post: Kwesé Sports as an official broadcaster of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ congratulates Nigeria on its qualification this weekend! The countdown continues (247 days till opening match!) We can’t wait for the games to begin!
Nigeria now have 13 points atop the Group and six-point lead ahead of Zambia, with one round of games left.
Strive Masiyiwas further urged the Eagles and other African countries which includes Egypt to go do the continent proud at the tournament. He said: Once again, congratulation to the Super Eagles of Nigeria, and all Nigerian fans everywhere!… Come on Africa, let’s really go for it this time!
Kwesé Sports according to the Zimbabwean businessman’s post will broadcast all Nigeria’s games (and ALL African countries who qualify) across Africa.