U-23 Eagles Land In Pointe Noire For Congo Battle

U-23 Eagles Land In Pointe Noire For Congo Battle

The Nigeria U-23 national team landed in Pointe-Noire, Congo on Friday for Sunday’s African U-23 Championship/Olympic Games qualifier with the hosts.

The Nigerian delegation led by the Chairman of NFF Technical and Development Committee, Chief Felix Anyansi-Agwu, landed at the Augustino Nero International Airport, Pointe-Noire at about 12.25pm local time (same time with Nigeria) on board an Ethiopian Airline flight, the Nigeria Football Federation website reported.

On arrival, the Nigerian delegation was received by the Consul-General of the Embassy of Nigeria, Brazzaville, Mr. Adamu Shuaibu Hamza, accompanied by Mr. Adebayo Iyaomiye and the president of the Nigeria community in Pointe-Noire, Mr Ezenwabasili Egbuna.

Immediately on arrival, the delegation, with the assistance of the Embassy officials, took the team to Hotel De Fez where they are accommodated .