By David Meshioye & Adeboye Amosu in Kigali:
Chisom Chikatara has told Completesportsnigeria.com. com here in Kigali that he is delighted to have helped Nigeria secure victory in their opening Group C fixture against Niger on Monday even as he look forward to scoring more goals in the competition.
The Abia Warriors striker took the place of Tunde Adeniji in the 58th minute of the encounter and scored a hat-trick as the Eagles coasted to a 4-1 victory against the Mena.
Nigeria will face Tunisia in their next group game on Friday at the Kigali Regional Stadium, and the striker is looking forward to improving his remarkable goal haul.
"I'm happy with my performance in the game, most importantly the goals, "Chikatara told Completesportsnigeria.com.
"It was a good performance from all of us in the second half and we really proved how ready we are to go all the way in this competition.
"Now, we focus on the next game against Tunisia and hopefully, I will get to add to my tally."